Indian Institute of Technology Jodhpur has developed an Advanced Photocatalytic Oxidation Sterilization System based on UV-light and metal oxide nanoparticles catalyst panels. This can be used for sterilization of medical accessories being used by Doctors and COVID-19 patient handlers. The current system facilitates the reuse of N95 Filtering Face-mask Respirators. It has also signed an MoU with Noida-based company named M/s Porte Automation to mass produce the steralisation system. This new technology can be also used on thick surfaces like leather items or thick peel food items.
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