Antibacterial socks may boost greenhouse emissions

 作者:盛欧     |      日期:2017-06-10 02:01:00
By Helen Knight ANTIBACTERIAL nanoparticles may have more of an impact on the environment than we thought, including potentially raising levels of greenhouse gases. Silver nanoparticles are used as an antibacterial agent in a wide range of products, from odour-free socks to wound-healing bandages (see diagram). They can find their way into waste water,