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Outer Edge Project: 'Dispersant'

Outer Edge Project: 'Dispersant'

12/04/2012 to 7/06/2012

Dispersant is a site specific installation considering the use of highly toxic chemicals to respond to oil spills. One such, Corexit, was used extensively in the the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, but briefly and unsuccessfully at Tauranga in 2011. Dispersant is a reminder that the toxic environmental hazards from oil spills last longer than the newsworthy photo opportunities.

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