Cellulose with 7500N/mm² is stronger than Kevlar (R)

treeThe Forest Products Laboratory of the US Forest Service has opened a US$1.7 million pilot plant for the production of cellulose nanocrystals (CNC) from wood by-products materials such as wood chips and sawdust.

Technical application:

substitute for steel or kevlar

 

Bionic application:

Further description:

http://www.gizmag.com/cellulose-nanocrystals-stronger-carbon-fiber-kevlar/23959/

http://www.fpl.fs.fed.us/news/newsreleases/releases/20120716.shtml

 

Physical effects applied:

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Sources:

http://www.gizmag.com/cellulose-nanocrystals-stronger-carbon-fiber-kevlar/23959/

Picture-sources:

http://www.chaplingonet.com/trees-over-property-lines-in-virginia/

 

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