Pegah Hassanzadeh

Pegah Hassanzadeh

Feb 18, 2015

Group 6 Copy 116
0
Please wait...

About This Project

Each year, more than 3.5 million people die from lack of access to clean water in developing countries. Our objective is to develop an inexpensive sustainable water purification system. Our method involves using chitin, a cheap and abundant material which all the crustacean shells are made of. After non-chemical extraction, chitin can be used as part of a water purification system to provide affordable clean water for people.
Blast off!

Browse Other Projects on Experiment

Related Projects

Can cockroaches help us cure tularemia?

Tularemia is a deadly disease caused by the bacterium Francisella tularensis (Ft). This bacterium is also a...

How do chimpanzees adapt to a savanna woodland in Tanzania?

75% of Tanzania’s chimpanzees live in open “savanna” woodlands. Considered a marginal habitat due to low food...

Backer Badge Funded

A biology project funded by 55 people