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MIT creates oil-repelling materials

MIT creates oil-repelling materials

MIT News

Added almost 7 years ago | 00:00:00 | 19813 views

A steel mesh coated with a polymer containing a low concentration of a synthesized molecule called fluoroPOSS can repel water (dyed blue) but attracts the flammable fuel hexadecane (dyed red), allowing it to be used to separate the two ...