Potable water system wins Intel competition

14.03.2012                      20.Adar. 5772

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Potable water system wins Intel competition

Pair of Netanya high school pupils developed a system using solar rays to disinfect and clean water supplies.

A pair of Netanya high school pupils who developed a system using solar rays to disinfect and clean water supplies so they are suitable for drinking won the Intel-Israel 15th Annual Young Scientists Competition on Tuesday.
Avishai Katko and Maya Braun of Sharett High School found a way to expose polluted water to ultraviolet light using renewable energy at low cost. The device, if produced commercially, could be used in any home, the pupils said….