Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news

UNC professor develops simple water test that can save lives, one bag at a time

Enter Dr. Mark Sobsey, a professor of public health at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Sobsey developed a cheap and simple test to determine how many E. coli bacteria live in a given water sample. His Compartment Bag Test (CBT), which looks like a plastic reclosable bag with five internal compartments, doesn’t require fancy lab equipment or trained technicians. (KQED.org)


Recent Campus Connections Articles:

Tim Durbin: Running the world

Donations pour in after Chapel Hill shooting

Upscale nightclub replaces Players on Franklin Street

Carolina for the Kids dances its way to fundraising record

Friend convicted in murder of UNC grad


© 2005-2015 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | RSS | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.