​NTU invents antimicrobial compound used in reusable face masks


Published on : 17-Jun-2020

Scientists from NTU have developed a sustainable way to extract antimicrobial compounds from seeds that can be used as a fabric finishing in reusable masks.Prof William Chen and his team used a grinding process called ball-milling and clean water to extract the antimicrobial compounds from the discarded husks of seeds as a solution.
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