Purdue researchers show concrete infused with wood nanocrystals is stronger, plan to use it in California bridge

Posted On: 02/23/18

Purdue University researchers are ready to test whether they can make a stronger bridge by using concrete infused with microscopic nanocrystals from wood. The researchers have been working with cellulose nanocrystals, byproducts generated by the paper, bioenergy, agriculture and pulp industries.

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http://www.purdue.edu/newsroom/releases/2018/Q1/purdue-researchers-show-concrete-infused-with-wood-nanocrystals-is-stronger,-plan-to-use-it-in-california-bridge.html