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What if you could desmog your neighborhood just by installing new roof tiles? Well, that's exactly what BoralPure Smog-Eating Tiles do. The tiles are coated in TiO2 (titanium dioxide) which reacts with and neutralizes NOX (nitrogen oxide) particles in smog resulting in a harmless precipitate that accumulates on the roof and washes away in the rain. Simple but brilliant and the tiles cost only about $650 more than a standard 2500-sq.-ft. tile roof.

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  1. sarahann October 17, 2011 at 6:13 pm

    Too bad Solaria got half a million in “bailout” money then decided to go bankrupt. Oh and if that’s not bad enough when asked about it by congress they pleaded the “fifth” as in “there right against self incrimination”.

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