Årens dag

Årens dag 2022

This year, for the first time, Starboard has supported Arendal Kayaking and Rowing Club at Årens dag 2022. The collaboration included a local clean-up competition, plastic offsetting, as well as calculating and offsetting all event emissions 10X over! Årens dag is an annual event organized by Arendal Kayaking and Rowing Club in Arendal, Norway. The event…

Mission Reuse Expedition

Mission Reuse Expedition

Starboard Ocean Ambassador and Plastic Soup Surfer, Merijn Tinga has been foiling for a new cause: to eliminate disposable coffee cups and adopt reusable cups on his Mission Reuse Expedition. In 8 days, Merijn Tinga covered the distance of 5 million disposable cups, foiling from Brussels to Amsterdam. He reached the finish line of the…

Eco Sail Stickers: South East Signage X IQFoil

The iQFoil Class consistently aims to reduce their impact across as many touch points as possible. As a result, the Class recommends that sailors obtain their sail stickers from South East Signage.     The IQFoil Class‘ choice to support South East Signage has many reasons. Firstly, the company is run by windsurfer Sam Latham,…

Starboard and SOMWR’s CO2 Reduction Plan

At Starboard and SOMWR we are well aware that all businesses have an impact on the environment.   We also know that the first step towards reducing our negative impact, is to understand exactly what damage we are doing. Once we know our impact we can direct our energy towards reducing and then offsetting it…

NASA Shows New Super HD View of Carbon Dioxide video cover

NASA Shows New Super HD View of Carbon Dioxide

NASA scientists have a new super HD view of how the carbon dioxide in the air moves around the world with the winds. They used an ultra-high-resolution computer model 64 times greater than typical climate models. Each pixel grid size is four miles wide. During late summer, forest fires in Africa produce plumes of CO2.…