Bacteria-sized robots take on microplastics and win by breaking them down

Image: Metallic microrobots (dark blue dots) colonize a jagged piece of microplastic under visible light, breaking down the plastic into smaller molecules; Copyright: ACS Applied Materials & Interface

Metallic microrobots (dark blue dots) colonize a jagged piece of microplastic under visible light, breaking down the plastic into smaller molecules. Source: ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2021, DOI: 10.1021/acsami.1c04559

15/06/2021

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