Reinforced fibers provide strength: plants
Fibers in many woody plants provide mechanical strength via lignin reinforcements.
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Organism/taxonomy data provided by:
Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2008 Annual Checklist
Application Ideas: Composite building material with properties of high lignin wood. Design ideas for adding strength to structures or materials.
Industrial Sector(s) interested in this strategy: Architecture, building, nanotechnology, materials science
David F. Cutler