TITLE

NGWA Reports on Nano

AUTHOR(S)
Treyens, Cliff
PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Pollution Engineering;Jan2009, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents The National Ground Water Association (NGWA) director Vicki Colvin's report on nanotechnology presented at its meeting in Nevada from December 2-5, 2008. Colvin notes that nanotechnology promises to make water clean and safe for citizens. She relates that the benefits to ground water are related to the surface area of nanoparticles. Nanoparticles facilitate their ability to react with or sequester contaminants downstream since they are so small they do not settle in water.
ACCESSION #
36094462

 

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