A new paint that makes robust self-cleaning surfaces has been developed by a team led by UCL researchers. The coating can be applied to clothes, paper, glass and steel and when combined with adhesives, maintains its self-cleaning properties after being wiped, scratched with a knife and scuffed with sandpaper.
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The current age structure of the UK population is radically different
from that at inception of the National Health Service (NHS) in 1948, and
health inequalities are widening fastest in people aged 65 years and
older, writes Dr Daniel Davis (UCL MRC Unit for Lifelong Health & Ageing) in The Lancet (£).