11 November 2012

Little Kajah Aziz - Holding Onto What's Left

"Little Kajah Aziz, 6 years old, working on his front-hand variations in his garden of Eden, Lakey Peak, Sumbawa". - Photo: Mick Curley: http://www.surftimemagz.com/2012/06/never-be-late

4 November 2012

The Benchmark for a 'Sustainable Surfboard' - SustainableSurf.Org

The ECOBOARD Project Benchmark
An ECOBOARD must be made from at least one of the following materials:
  1. Blank: foam made from minimum 40% recycled foam or at least 40% biological content
  2. Resin: epoxy resin made from minimum 15% biological content with low VOCs
  3. Alternative Structure: A surfboard structure made from sustainably sourced biological/renewable material (aka-wood) that provides the majority of the surfboard’s material and structural integrity – and therefore significantly reduces the amount of foam or resin needed to build the board.

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