|Title||Nanotechnology and the challenge of clean water : Article : Nature Nanotechnology|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2007|
|Authors||Hillie, T, Hlophe, M|
|Type of Article||Scholarly journal|
|Keywords||1. description: commentary discusses nanotechnologies for water filtration and appropriate technology transfer, 8. description of entry: overview article, 9. search terms: nanotechnology, water|
Access to 'potable' water would transform the lives of many people in the developing world. Nanotechnology is already being used to remove contaminants from drinking water and increase the availability of fresh water, but there is still a long way to go.