The Sustainable Swell

Support the Nosara Wildlife Refuge and “Stop the shocks… after all, it’s a jungle out there.”

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The Nosara Wildlife Refuge is a worthy cause! They are not a zoo or a wild animal park. Visitors are welcome only with advance appointments and not in large masses. It is a place for rehabilitation; filled with hope that injured animals will one day be free again. I admire Brenda Bombard, the creator of… Read more »

Innovative Biodiesel Project: Ryan’s DIY Kit

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If you’re interested in learning how to make your own biodiesel the first steps are simple and easy; don’t jump right into building a processor, titrating waste oil, processing big batches, and risking producing poor quality biodiesel. Start out with a 1 liter “test batch” using new vegetable oil to learn the basic chemistry –… Read more »

Innovative Biodiesel Project

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I launched our fundraising campaign for the Innovative Biodiesel Project on IndieGogo last week and we have already raised 56% of our $5,000 goal! Please watch the video below and if you believe in the project, surf over to our campaign page to make a pledge and share it with your friends, family and coworkers… Read more »

Innovative Biodiesel Project: Week 1

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The “Innovative Biodiesel Project” has begun! Welcome, I am Safari Surf’s Sustainability Director, Carl Kish, and together with biodiesel expert, Ryan King, we will be posting updates on our progress every week during the 4 weeks that we are here in beautiful Nosara, Costa Rica. Follow our progress as we create the world’s first small-scale… Read more »