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Water stream detects pollution better

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A microfluidic sensor with a novel design uses unconfined streams of water as a simple, cheap way to test for dangerous chemicals and bacteria in liquid. The pollutant detector, developed in Italy within the framework of the research project ACQUASENSE, forgoes the channel walls used in today’s more advanced water-testing devices, which can produce background noise that interferes with readings. Instead, it favors a narrow stream of water unconfined by tubes or pipes, with the water jet doubling as both the sample and the collection equipment. “The innovative aspect of...Read full article

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