Nanofibre gets primed for action

O'Driscoll, Catherine
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p43
Trade Publication
The article reports on the discovery of a nanofiber material that could be used to lighten the load for soldiers. Researchers at the National University of Singapore are using polyvinyl chloride (PVC) to create a new type of lightweight fiber that can also keep deadly chemicals at bay. The microscopic fibers are made by passing liquid PVC through a high-voltage power supply.


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