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Keeping lead out of drinking water when switching disinfectants

January 23, 2020

About 80 percent of water systems across the country use a disinfectant in drinking water that can lead…
Cold plasma can kill 99.9% of airborne viruses

April 16, 2019

Dangerous airborne viruses are rendered harmless on-the-fly when exposed to energetic, charged fragments of air molecules, University of…
Researchers develop microbubble scrubber to destroy dangerous biofilms

September 20, 2018

Stiff microbial films often coat medical devices, household items and infrastructure such as the inside of water supply…
Making safe water even better

April 15, 2016

The quality of our drinking water meets high standards to ensure the protection of the population. However, the…
New company to produce water-disinfecting tablets invented at UVA

October 28, 2015

A new University of Virginia-inspired public benefit company with a global health mission, MadiDrop PBC, has opened administrative…
Eliminating water-borne bacteria with pages from The Drinkable Book could save lives

August 21, 2015

Human consumption of bacterially contaminated water causes millions of deaths each year throughout the world—primarily among children. While…
Change in process of disinfecting spinach, salad greens could reduce illness outbreaks

August 20, 2015

Cross contamination in commercial processing facilities that prepare spinach and other leafy greens for the market can make…
UV Light To Clean Your Kitchen

June 15, 2015

UVe is a self-driving countertop companion that uses UV light to disinfect surfaces. UV light is used as a…
Disinfecting Honey Comb with Ozone

March 14, 2014

Sometimes even honey bees need help with “housekeeping,” especially when it comes to cleaning their honeycombs once the…
Disinfectants Can’t Defeat Salmonella in Food-Processing Plants

January 22, 2014

Once salmonella finds its way into a food-processing plant, the bacteria can be extremely hard to eliminate, a…
Wings of native cicada found to have unique uses

March 26, 2013

James Cook University researchers and collaborators have found the wing of the cicada kills bacteria solely through its…
Award-winning students find sustainable solution for water sanitation

March 1, 2013

Worldwide, more than 780 million people lack access to potable drinking water and 2.5 billion live without proper…
With Hot Air Treatment, Bacteria Fly the Coop

January 30, 2013

Poultry producers can reduce bacterial cross-contamination in poultry cages by treating the cages with forced air that’s been…
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