‘Smart’ Detergent Sticks To Your Clothes To Help Fight Air Pollution

‘Smart’ Detergent Sticks To Your Clothes To Help Fight Air Pollution
Design

'Catclo' contains titanium nanoparticles that attach to the surface of fabrics and work to rid the air of nitrogen oxides.

Emma Hutchings
  • 23 october 2012

Catclo‘ is a liquid laundry additive containing titanium nanoparticles that stick to the surface of fabrics and work to rid the air of nitrogen oxides, particles that have been linked to respiratory problems and other conditions. It has been developed by Tony Ryan, a professor of physical chemistry at Sheffield University, and the fashion designer Helen Storey.

Access this article for free
Fill in your email below and you'll gain access to this article while also receiving a number of membership features as part of a special 30-day trial.
*Already a member? Log in here

Learn About Our Membership Services

Need Research Help?
As a member you can ask us any research questions and get complimentary research assistance with a 4-day turnaround. Reports inclde stats, quotes, and best-inclass examples on research topics.
Remain Informed & Strategic
We publish several trends reports each month. By becoming a member you will have access to over 100 existing reports, plus a growing catalog of deep topical analysis and debrief-style reports so you always remain in the know.
See Trends Come To Life
Meet your peers and immerse yourself in monthly trend and innovation webinars and discounted conferences.
No search results found.