Tuesday, January 13, 2009

Toxic Surfboards

Surfboards are made of toxic materials and are easily turned into useless garbage by powerful waves. Being an "environmentalist-surfer" often feels like hypocricy to me.
Below is a link to an interesting interview on Surfline with Jeremy Sherwin, a Reef Redemption surfer, who is exploring how to build non-toxic surfboards from agave and other natural materials: read the article here.