No more laundry

日期:2019-03-06 02:03:01 作者:夏柝 阅读:

By Eugenie Samuel in Boston MOST of us try to wash bacteria out of our clothes. Not so Alex Fowler. He wants several thousand bugs to set up home inside every single fibre of a fabric, living, breeding and eating up the dirt. Welcome to the era of self-cleaning clothes. Eventually, the garments in your wardrobe may be able to support a variety of bacteria engineered to eat odour-causing chemicals and human sweat. Other bacteria might secrete waterproof and protective coatings to extend the life of clothing and produce antiseptic for bandages. Ironically,