Updated May 24, 2019

Filters from poultry feathers for removal of arsenic from contaminated drinking water

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Focus Areas:

Water Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH)

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Pakistan

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Innovation Description

A cost-effective, reusable and biodegradable filte made from poultry feathers that removes arsenic from contaminated drinking water
How does your innovation work?
According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer, inorganic arsenic is the most toxic form, and has been classified as group 1 carcinogenic to humans. The aim of this project is to prepare cost-effective, reusable and biodegradable filters from poultry feathers that removes arsenic from contaminated drinking water.

Milestone

Jan 2012
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Created
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Pakistan