Coronavirus: How the idea to clean contaminated surfaces with UV rays saw the light of day in Jordan

//Coronavirus: How the idea to clean contaminated surfaces with UV rays saw the light of day in Jordan

Coronavirus: How the idea to clean contaminated surfaces with UV rays saw the light of day in Jordan

In the age of Covid, Jordanian mechanical engineer Saliba Taimeh pondered how to deal with one contaminated everyday surface: the handrails of escalators in shopping malls and transport hubs.He came up with a device to sterilise them with UV rays – and this is where TechWorks stepped in.A wealth of ideas would not have seen the light of day without TechWorks, a Jordanian platform aimed at bringing together youth, ideas and resources to jump-start innovations.Set up in 2018, TechWorks says its…

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