New Nanomaterial Makes Plastic Stiffer, Lighter And Stronger; More Durable Medical Equipment -- Michigan State University  
8/15/2008 7:35:25 AM

ScienceDaily (Aug. 15, 2008) — A Michigan State University researcher and his students have developed a nanomaterial that makes plastic stiffer, lighter and stronger and could result in more fuel-efficient airplanes and cars as well as more durable medical and sports equipment.