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Title: Keeping Medicines Cool Without Electircity

The NanoQ container uses ice and nanoporous insulating material to maintain temperatures required for long-term storage of vaccines in remote areas. Yet how can ice be produced without electricity or batteries?
Authors:
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Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1186796
Resource Type:
Other
Research Org:
SNL (Sandia National Laboratories (SNL), Albuquerque, NM, and Livermore, CA (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
42 ENGINEERING NANO Q; HIGH PERFORMANCE SHIPPING CONTAINER; MEDICATION; SOLAR THERMAL; SOLAR; THERMAL; ICE MAKER; SOLAR ICE MAKER; REFRIGERATION; VACCINE