The growing environmental awareness and the relatively recent environmental legislation mean that teachers and students are increasingly pondering the harmful effects of products they work with.
The DUTCH MORDANT project is looking for the optimal composition of chemicals to etch in metal. The project's starting point is the maximum guarantee of safety for people and the environment, without compromising the quality of the resources used.
The linking of exact scientific research (in this case chemistry) with artistic practice (in this case the free graphics) offers many possibilities. Within the KAA, this led to a very specific form of artistic-scientific research, the results of which have very great applicability within the field.