Three innovative manufacturers shared the $10,000 West Marine “Green Product of the Year” award for developing two outboard motors that use no gasoline, and an epoxy made partly from wastes left from other
manufacturing processes instead of
West Marine, the nation’s
largest boating-supplies retailer,
“Recreational boaters have
always been among America’s
staunchest advocates for clean
water and healthy ecosystems,
and these products represent the
kind of innovation that today’s
boaters appreciate,” said Podlich
following the awards ceremony.
For example, the judges
noted that the Super Sap epoxy
WEST MARINE GREEN
Bubbles generated by supplying air to the vessel’s bottom
Demand The Best. The RIB of choice for military agencies, safety professionals, yacht clubs, and now you.
MADE IN THE U.S.A.
www.ribcraftusa.com • 781.639.9065 • email@example.com
For those who demand the best, RIBCRAFT® offers professional grade rigid inflatable boats (RIBs)
that make getting on the water easy, safe, and enjoyable. Originally designed for safety professionals
and military agencies, a RIBCRAFT RIB offers the ultimate in rough weather performance and safety.
Ranging in size from 15’ to 42’, you’ll find a RIBCRAFT RIB that’s right for you.
PROFESSIONAL GRADE RIBS™
rib_BoatUS_ad_021512_r1.indd 1 20 | BoatU.S. Magazine