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EPA Grant Number: SU833553
Title: Electrochemical Arsenic Remediation in Rural Bangladesh
A University of California-Berkeley student will develop a technology to help Bangladesh reduce the amount of arsenic in drinking water. 60 million Bangladeshis drink water that is contaminated by arsenic at levels well above the standards set by the World Health Organization. The goal is to develop a technology which is affordable and easily deployed in the country.