Invasive pests like EAB (the Emerald Ash Borer, a beetle that feeds on trees) can infect wood and cost billions of dollars of damage. Fermilab has developed an electron beam treatment that eliminates pests like EAB.
Primary Application Area: Energy, Infrastructure, Resilience
Technology Development Status: Concept
Technology Readiness Level: TRL 2
Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab
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