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Green-Minded Wetsuits

Looking to invest in a new steamer but don't know where to start? We hear you. Check out the guide below for a breakdown on the various wetsuits constructions we have available.

Project Blank Suits vs Traditional Suits

Project Blank Suits vs Traditional Suits

Project Blank Suits

  • Plant-based rubber (Yulex) or limestone neoprene construction
  • Non-toxic, water-based, solvent-free glue
  • Featuring recycled components such as plastic bottles and car tires
  • Dope-dyed yarn colouring, reduces water consumption by 80%
  • Materials sourced from Bluesign certified fabric mills
  • Utilise a lighter, more flexible "Smart Foam"

Traditional Suits

  • Petro chemical based
  • Contain toxic glue
  • Feature no / minimal recycled components
  • Traditional, water-heavy colour dying technique
  • No transparency on fabric mills or material origins
  • Use an old-fashioned dense, heavier Foam

The Eco Ultimate Steamer

Balancing performance, comfort, durability and sustainability so you know you’re getting the most out of your time in the water, without harming the planet. Made in a world leading wetsuit manufacturing facility by the experts with decades of wetsuit and fabric production experience

Construction Comparison

The three wetsuit constructions on offer are designed to appeal to surfers of all abilities, budgets & preferences. Looking for a super lightweight, flexible rubber? The High Performance range is probably for you. Keen to try the lastest, most innovative plant-based rubber on the market? Get your hands on an Eco Ultimate steamer. Here's a more detailed breakdown:

Construction Comparison
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Key features High Performance Eco Performance Eco Ultimate
Anti-slip cuffs - prevents flushing and ensures stability & comfort
Dope died yarn – an eco-friendly colouring treatment which reduces water consumption by 80%
Non-toxic, water-safe, solvent-free glue (Aqua Alpha)
Triple glued & double blind stitched seams - keeping you watertight season after season
Supratex kneepads - providing extra durability & support
Radiator thermal lining – warm, durable, fast-drying insulation designed to retain and amplify body heat
Limestone neoprene rubber - A lightweight, flexible, sustainable improvement on traditional petroleum neoprene
Recycled Ulstraspan outer jersey - constructed using 45 PET bottles
Plant-based rubber by Yulex - Constructed using sustainable Lexcell Closed Cell foam (85%)
Bamboo thermal lining - a soft, warm, fast-drying shield for your chest and back
Recycled Supratex kneepads- providing extra durability & support. Made from recycled materials.
"Carbon Black" rubber - made from recycled car tyres, reducing energy consumption whilst diverting waste from landfill
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What customers are saying
  • Life at dawn gets chilly, this wetty balances warmth with function. It's epic value!
    — Sprout Daily
  • An ultra-high performance suit for a wildly low price. I love my three-two.
    — Derek R. Beach Grit

Sustainable Design

We use market leading materials and manufacturing to create high quality, sustainable products. Designed by surfers, for surfers. Every product in our line up has been created with performance in mind and sustainability at heart.

Sustainable Design

Sustainable Manufacturing

Our manufacturing facilities run off solar energy and use innovative methods to reduce water, C02 and excess waste. Our goal is to proactively meet, and on occasion exceed the demanding world textile standards for energy, water and chemical usage.

Sustainable Manufacturing

High manufacturing standards as a bluesign® system partner

Solar energy

Solar energy

Manufactured in a green facility equipped with solar panels. Generating over 6 million kilowatts of energy per year, saving 130,834 trees every year and over 7 million kg Co2 so far.

Energy and water conservation

Energy and water conservation

The use of an innovative fabric dyeing machines reduces water and energy usage by 60%, while its dying process conserves 104l water and reduces its carbon footprint by 26% per kg of fabric.

Reducing Waste

Reducing Waste

To eliminate our own landfill contribution, we use neoprene made from recycled car tires. As a result, over 5,000kg of leftover neoprene waste is turned into qualified products every year.

In Pursuit of a Happier Planet

With performance in mind and sustainability at heart, our products are designed to keep you in the water for longer.

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