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Smart Fabric

Name:

Estelle and Savanah

Age:

11, 10

City:

Dublin

Country:

Ireland

Thema:

Water

Reward:

Finalist of the Global Children's Designathon 2017, Ireland

The team has come up with a new type of fabric that when water is pushed through it, by a lever the fabric will clean the water with the micro-pores in the fabric.
Currently there is much experimentation being done with graphene, as a way to filter water. Graphene oxide is impermeable to all gases and vapors, besides water, and further research revealed that an accurate mesh can be made to allow ultra-fast separation of impurities from water