Hemp has been around for centuries and can be found in various industries, from construction to clothing. Now, the plant is being used in the surfing world to help make the board eco-friendly.

The hemp component replaces fiberglass. Hemp has been used for centuries as a fiber, and it is one of the strongest natural fibers in the world and is easily sustainable.

Chad Jackson, founder of Hemp Surf, calls it fiber "grass".

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