The Dyehard consultancy firm is a team composed of seven Master students from Wageningen University and Research. The team is specially created for the Academic Consultancy Training (ACT) course, more specifically for the project “Combining arts & science to reduce the textile industry’s footprint: upcycling of ink”. It is composed of a blend of people from different scientific and cultural backgrounds. With a variety of knowledge and skills this enthusiastic team is able to provide new and exciting insights.