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Believe it or not, a student has created a T-shirt that is impossible to stain. These super hydrophobic "tops can resist any spills and splashes including Coca-Cola, tomato ketchup, mustard, milkshakes, beer, ink and even red wine. The material is made from polyester that's been infused with a combination of chemicals that make it resistant to liquids. Continue reading for a video and more information.

According to Patel: "Most liquid molecules will not be able to touch the fabric because of a microscopic layer of air that forms between the liquid and fabric. This is because the fabric is layered with billions of silica particles. Water based liquids will form a 150 degree sphere and roll right off! As a result, this barrier protects your shirt from potential accidents."



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