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Smog eating paint? It’s true! Check out the science behind this coating.

‘Green’ Technology Stars: Smog ‘Predator,’ Water-Borne Ceramic Coating

A light-activated, water and titanium dioxide-based “self-cleaning and smog-eating” coating has won the Popular Science 2011 “Best of What’s New” in green technology award.

The phototcatalytic coating, manufactured by Pureti Inc. (New York), can be spray-applied on building rooftops, solar panels and windows, the company says. It is reported to decrease smog-causing pollutants by 50%.

Popular Science reviews thousands of new products and innovations each year to select 100 winners in 11 categories for inclusion in its annual “Best of What’s New” issue.

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