We’re constantly presented with tons of (often overwhelming) opportunities to stock up on new gear. But how often do you consider the the toxic ingredients that are harmful to you or the environment when making simple purchases on your way to or from the beach? By the time you’ve gotten yourself to the store, picked out the make, model, color, size and quantity of your new item and handed over enough personal information to warrant some suspicion, checking for toxic ingredients don’t always make it on the to-do list.
I’ve rounded up some of my favorite non toxic products that will not only save you some time at the check out line, but will keep you clear of toxic chemicals in our environment and food supply that are linked to the initiation of breast cancer and other harmful diseases. These are all items associated with surfing, or just spending a day outdoors in one way or another. So why not start seeking out the least toxic choices?