A comprehensive program to make surf contests more sustainable. Used at 14 world tour events since 2011.
Featuring our ambassador Rob Machado shaping and surfing his new “Machado Creations” Ecoboard made with recycled styrofoam.
The industry-standard verification program for sustainable surfboards.
Learn about our program to help surfers live an ocean-friendly lifestyle.
Waste to Waves is an award-winning program to recycle styrofoam.
Learn how to live an ocean-friendly lifestyle that saves money and improves your life. (click title to read more…)
See the online version of our museum exhibit, “What’s In Your Board?”. This exhibit was developed in partnership with the Surfing Heritage and Cultural Center.
Leading scientists warn that our waves are threatened by the effects of climate change including – ocean acidification, sea level rise and damaged coastlines. We take a positive, “systems thinking” approach towards solving these issues. How?
Volcom’s event achieved Deep Blue Surfing Event status with a comprehensive sustainability strategy. This report shows all of the actions they took to reduce impact, and recommends strategies to reduce impact even further next year.
The new edit of The Story of Waste to Waves. It’s been updated after our first year of operations, and shows what happens to collected foam. Visit http://www.wastetowaves.org to learn more. Thanks to Reef, The Wuss Productions, and… Read More