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A new technology allows for self-cleaning coatings by cleaning with sunlight! Pretty cool.


The Self-Cleaning Coating? Research Suggests Hype May Hold Water – D&D Design


Can lawn furniture, cell phones and even building façades clean themselves? The evidence suggests that the power of titanium dioxide to facilitate “self-cleaning coatings” is not some titanic fabrication.

Scientists at the Fraunhofer Institute Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology (IGB) in Stuttgart, Germany, say testing there indicates the self-cleaning capabilities of TiO2 are indeed not so much baloney.

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