these beautiful american made hemp boards r 50%+ bio based
fiberglass is replaced with hemp fiber completely + the core is replaced with 50% bio based material + they use bio resin 4 the finishing coat.
the big kahuna board is 4 catching waves on any day 4 intermediate riders + beginners just riding in the ankle slappers
built to last, super durable, strong as carbon fiber but created naturally with carbohydrates.
core: biofoam + ice-9 sugar based blanks
considering most sustainably harvested balsa comes from south america + must be shipped in, local suppliers require much less energy 2 deliver materials
biofoam- a bio-based product from renewable agricultural resources. life cycle analysis indicates using biofoam results 36% less global warming emissions, a 61% reduction in non-renewable energy use + a 23% reduction in total energy demand
skin: green wave technology 100% hemp - stronger + better flex than fiberglass
hemp - closed loop, carbon neutral, pesticide free fibers. the world's longest + strongest natural fiber. known throughout history 4 its resistance 2 the sun, mildew, bacteria, saltwater + wear.
finish: uv resin, bioresin 4 finishing coat - the resin used 2 laminate the board is still 50% synthetic.
this is where the bio-resin research currently happening will change things greatly. the future holds many wonderful new developments.