Researchers develop plastic film that can kill viruses using room lights

Researchers at Queen's University Belfast have developed a ground-breaking plastic film that can kill viruses that land on its surface with room light

Photo: Many rolled polyethylene film units on shelves and racks in the warehouse; Copyright: Pressmaster

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Image: Purple illuminated rolled plastic sheets; Copyright: Comupter generated Picture

The self-sterilizing film is inexpensive to produce, easy to scale and is effective at killing all of the viruses - even in a room lit with just white fluorescent tubes. Source: Comupter generated Picture

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