Million dollar idea: Nylon
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How nylon became a million dollar idea

It's the wonder material of the modern age. You find it in everything from toothbrushes to tents to tights. But the man who invented it thought he was a failure and committed suicide before it ever hit the market. Aaron Heslehurst explains how nylon became a million dollar idea.

Video journalist: Jeremy Howell

  • 02 Mar 2018
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