Quenched Asbestos

Design Academy Eindhoven

↑    Raising questions over the common perception of toxicity and reintroducing it in the domestic environment in a safe form, the material research suggests both a way to revalue a–reasonably–stigmatised wasted material and to raise awareness around the actual state and dismissal of asbestos.
↓    The samples highlights the physical and aesthetical possibilities of the filler. Reaching an addition of 50%, it lessens the use of mined clay too. 

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