Nanotech Coating Uses Sunlight to Banish Smelly Socks Forever

Scientists in China and Australia have developed a method of cleaning fabric using nanotechnology that avoids dunking clothes in soapy water, before scrubbing and rinsing. The titanium dioxide-based coating bonds to silk and wool and uses sunlight to automagically decompose dirt, stains and microorganisms, meaning… » 2/12/08 8:59am 2/12/08 8:59am