SurfAid Not-For-Profit Wax
needessentials SurfAid Not-For-Profit Wax is an eco-friendly organic blend high-performance wax made from renewable resources, including vegetable-based ingredients and natural coconut oil scent. The label is a recycled paper that is printed with soy-based ink. The wax comes in 3 different blends to suit a variety of water temperatures.
All profits from the sale of the wax will be donated directly to SurfAid, to assist improving the health, wellbeing and self-reliance of remote communities in Indonesia and the Solomon Islands. We admire the SurfAid model, particularly the way the organisation works with, and in support of, communities in the wave-rich regions we love to visit to implement programs including mother and child health; water and sanitation; combating malaria; growing nutritious crops to lower malnutrition; community health centres; education and health support.
Water temperature recommendations for needessentials SurfAid Not-For-Profit Wax:
Warm - 20ºC to 29ºC
Cool - 16ºC to 22ºC
Cold - 10ºC to 18ºC
Use this wax and go surfing – it’s an easy way to contribute to SurfAid’s valuable work.
*If you are interested in learning more about SurfAid this interview we did with its founder Dr Dave Jenkins gives perspective about the not-for-profit aid organisation he founded in October 1999 after a fateful boat trip in the Mentawais.
Why are we so affordable?
needessentials is an independent, direct supply company, run by Australian surfers. We value the truth, which is why we are honest about what it costs to create our products.
With no branding, packaging, excessive advertising campaigns or retail mark ups, we are able to invest in what is important, building the highest quality products at the best price. We only use the best materials and manufacturing and we are dedicated to providing you with a world class wetsuit.