[Pharmwaste] Nano filter pulls antibiotics from water

Ed Gottlieb egottlieb at cityofithaca.org
Tue Apr 23 11:28:11 EDT 2013

Story about nano filters that can pull antibiotics (and possibly other contaminates) out of waste streams or surface waters:  http://www.voanews.com/content/solarpowered-proteins-filter-antibiotics-from-water/1645066.html
The original paper in Nano Letters costs money to download for a limited view time:  http://pubs.acs.org/doi/ipdf/10.1021/nl400691d

Ed Gottlieb
Chair, Coalition for Safe Medication Disposal 
Industrial Pretreatment Coordinator 
Ithaca Area Wastewater Treatment Facility
525 3rd Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 273-8381
fax: (607) 273-8433
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