Pollution-eating material paves way for clean air

In Health on December 3, 2006 at 10:56 pm

…. What the sponsor, the Italcementi Group, did not know was that the new material – which contains a white pigment, titanium dioxide – has another peculiarity. It ‘eats’ surrounding smog….
Several companies are now developing smog-eating products that can be used not only for the façades of buildings but also in paint, plaster and paving materials for roads. The new substances are now being tested in buildings, squares and highways in Europe and Japan.While some scientists hail the process as a breakthrough, others are still evaluating it.
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