October 2004
Engineer (00137758);10/8/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7661, p70
This article reports that P.J. Yu, has developed a shoe ventilator which is designed to lower the temperature and release various odours and bacteria inside the shoe. The shoe has an air inlet and outlet to allow air to circulate. A fan is installed between the two vents and carries the air through the shoe by the power of a motor with an electric source located in the heel. Quite whether it will eliminate bad odours from the feet or simply fumigate the people around with foot odour remains to be seen.


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