Scientists invent handheld device for quick monitoring of drinking water quality

Researchers at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have taken their inspiration from the human body to develop a portable device able to rapidly detect trace levels of heavy metals in drinking water. The device draws on the human body’s natural defence mechanism against metal intoxication: an organic substance in the bloodstream called a chelating agent, […] The post Portable device rapidly detects drinking water pollution appeared first on The Engineer.

Scientists invent handheld device for quick monitoring of drinking water quality

Scientists from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a portable device, inspired by the ability of the human body, to detect trace levels of heavy metals ...

Mon 15 Apr 19 from Phys.org

Handheld Device for Quick Monitoring of Drinking Water Quality Developed

NewsScientists have developed a portable device, inspired by the ability of the human body, to detect trace levels of heavy metals in drinking water in just five minutes.Contributed Author: Nanyang ...

Wed 17 Apr 19 from Laboratory Equipment

Portable device rapidly detects drinking water pollution

Researchers at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore have taken their inspiration from the human body to develop a portable device able to rapidly detect trace levels of heavy metals ...

Mon 15 Apr 19 from The Engineer

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