ACS News Service Weekly PressPac: April 27, 2016

Tiny motors that can clean up polluted water video

ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces

Scientists are developing new motors that are tiny, soft and run on light, magnetic effects or chemical solutions. They can serve specific functions — including cleaning up pollution. This Headline Science video features one motor that could help break down organic contaminants, such as pesticides and plasticizers, in water.

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