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Published on Wednesday, 27 March 2013

Suspended particles lock up nano-silver

Written by John Mowbray

BacteriaZURICH – A new study by Swiss scientists suggests that silver nanoparticles – which can be released from washed anti-microbial textiles – are locked together with inert, insoluble particles in wastewater, rather than disrupting micro-organisms or being released to surface waters downstream.


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