TechXplore writes about a new battery innovation using face masks.
- Since the beginning of COVID-19 researchers estimate that 130 billion face masks have been used each month worldwide.
- Researchers from the United States, Russia, and Mexico have found a way to produce inexpensive batteries from masks that are often unable to be recycled.
- In the future, researchers will look for ways to use these batteries in electric vehicles, solar power stations, and other applications.
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