SUNY Poly working on mask that kills coronavirus on contact

WNYT Staff
Updated: July 31, 2020 08:58 PM
Created: July 31, 2020 08:54 PM

SUNY Polytechnic Institute has been awarded a grant to develop a mask with a battery-powered air filter.

It's designed to deactivate the virus particles on contact.


The researchers are now in the process of obtaining a patent for their technology.

Hear a professor talk more about how the technology would help by watching the video.

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