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

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

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?

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

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

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

Live at the Rip Curl Pro Search

We are live at the Rip Curl Pro Search in San Francisco! Mother Nature has been kind and the waves are firing on the first day of the waiting period. There is an impressive amount of infrastructure for… Read More

ECOBOARD Project – What does a more sustainable surfboard look like?

What materials can be used to build a better surfboard…