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Cleaning up Water with a Molecular Venus' Fly Trap

News   Oct 08, 2018 | Original Story by Mike Williams for Rice University.

 
Cleaning up Water with a Molecular Venus' Fly Trap

“Petals” of a titanium dioxide sphere enhanced with cyclodextrin as seen under a scanning electron microscope. When triggered by ultraviolet light, the spheres created at Rice University are effective at removing bisphenol A contaminants from water. Credit: Alvarez Lab.

 
 
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