SS’s Alison Teal at Volcom Fiji Pro


Alison Teal, a globetrotting adventure seeker, and Sustainable Surf’s latest surf ambassador, has been living out of her backpack this year as she chases surf and soulful living while producing her web-based show – Alison’s Adventures. Lucky for… Read More

Sustainable Surf partners with Volcom to “green up” latest ASP World Tour surf contest – a Deep Blue Surfing™ Event


Sustainable Surf is proud to announce that the Volcom Fiji Pro surf contest has become the 1st ASP World Championship Tour event to have earned our Deep Blue Surfing™ Event designation, for its efforts to comply with the… Read More

International Surfing Day – Features Waste to Waves program “LIVE”

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Sustainable Surf’s own Kevin Whilden will be in the spotlight during the 10:am hour slot on Weds, June 20th on the ISD Web-a-Thon, to talk about the Waste to Waves program! We are stoked to be in the… Read More

ECOBOARD @ Quik Science


ECOBOARDs help students win big at the 2012 Quik Science Challenge! The 7th Grade science team from St. Margaret’s Episcopal School placed 2nd at the Quik Science Challenge, with their project to explore greener options for making surfboards…. Read More

9’9 Canvas Purchase Ecoboard


Check out this 9’9 Canvas Purchase, by Christian Wach. Canvas Surfboards are rapidly gaining popularity. If you need a new Ecoboard, check them out. It’s made with Entropy Super Sap resin, 2″ balsa stringer, and a polyurethane blank…. Read More

Association of Surfing Professionals-NA Partners With Sustainable Surf to produce green guidelines for events

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HUNTINGTON BEACH, California/USA (Thursday, April 5, 2012) – The Association of Surfing Professionals (ASP) – North America and Sustainable Surf, a non-profit environmental organization focused on the surfing industry, are proud to announce their partnership for the 2012… Read More

“Radioactive” Controversy @ Jeffery’s Bay?

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SS Surf Ambassador – Kyle Thiermann – explores the nuclear option…   “Surfing for Change: J Bay Nuclear Plant” is a new short film exploring the dangers of a planned nuclear power plant in the pristine shores of… Read More

Final Sustainability Report for the Rip Curl Pro Search in San Francisco

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Green is Gold at the Rip Curl Pro Search SAN FRANCISCO, California/USA (Tuesday, December 13, 2011) – A multi-faceted greening approach to the 2011 Rip Curl Pro Search held in San Francisco in November has delivered a… Read More

Waste to Waves — “Recycle your waste styrofoam packaging and help “Turn Your Trash to Slash”


Waste to Waves(TM) is an exciting new  program by Sustainable Surf that helps you “Turn Your Trash Into Slash,” by recycling your waste packaging foam – aka “styrofoam” – where it can be made into new products like… Read More

Waste Diversion at the Rip Curl Pro

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Wastebusters have been working hard at the Rip Curl Pro Search in San Francisco. Their goal is a 90% waste diversion rate from landfills.  These events generate a lot of trash from food waste and beverage bottles and… Read More