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Nanotechnology makes cheap, improved, water filters

Researchers have developed nano-scaled membranes that could potentially filter contaminants out of water faster and cheaper than current methods.

Nanotechnology makes cheap, improved, water filters

Baoxia Mia is trying to develop the perfect water filter. She's constructing membranes made up of layers of graphene 100,000 times thinner than a strand of human hair.

 

(Source: Reuters YouTube channel)