ASB MAGAZINE: 34 year old Sunshine Coast entrepreneur Louise Dever has launched Australia’s first locally-made fully eco-friendly, performance surfboard, NOTOX. Dever is focused on raising awareness about the potentially harmful practices in surfboard-making and bring governance to a largely unregulated industry.
We have to praise and embrace the eco and sustainable movement that’s happening all around us, how ever weird and bizarre, even the concepts that look unusual to what we might be accustomed to. This is especially true within the surfing industry and in particular the materials used to make surfboards, which are highly toxic and mostly non-recyclable.
How to make your carbon footprint in the sand just a little smaller. Surfing isn’t exactly high in the sustainability stakes, but there are still of plenty of better options to make your surfing impact less on our planet. Eco Sleds We all need surfboards, but their manufacture comes with some heavy environmental issues. Fibreglass surfboards are made by covering polyester resin over polyurethane foam...
Bio resins continue to grow in popularity and manufacturers are keen to offer customers products that deliver environmental benefits with high-performance results. French surfboard producer, NOTOX, is striving and succeeding to introduce sustainable products into their production processes.
Promotional film for Notox. An innovative French surf brand creating a new generation of ecological boards. Client: Green Waves – Notox Production: Jablon Productions Production Coordinator: Lucas Levézac (Notox) Camera: Toma Jablon & Pierre Pomiers (Notox) Edit & Graphics: Toma Jablon visit NOTOX.FR