Grapchina 2015: Graphene water treatment scoops top prize at Chinese conference
Published: Tuesday, 03 November 2015
A collaborative effort between Australia’s University of Adelaide and Beijing’s Quinghua University came up with the graphene-based method of filtering water from contaminating ions, scooping a $3m cash prize at the second annual Grapchina event in Qingdao.
solution for treating waste water
took first prize for innovation at the 2nd China
International Graphene Conference and Exhibition (Graphchina 2015) in the
Chinese city of Qingdao last week.
The theme of this year’s event, which
reportedly drew more than 2,000 international delegates, was
solutions for commercialising graphene – a