In celebration of the BOAT International Ocean Talks event, brokerage firm Fraser has offered up some special hints and tips for the yachting community on how to easily reduce the environmental impact of yacht operation.
Fraser has set up a dedicated Green Team to spearhead the company's commitment for a more sustainable approach to the business of yachting. Members of this team, along with superyacht owners, crew and captains, have put together some of their most useful tips to help others implement more sustainable activities on board.
To discover a few of these tips from Fraser, watch the video series below.
How to easily eliminate the use of plastic bottles on board
Ian Worboys, owner of Robbie Bobby
Alternative ways to protect a superyacht's hull
Brain O'Sullivan, owner of Komokwa
Sourcing marine-friendly cleaning and cosmetic products
Dana Maitland, Events Marketing Strategist for Fraser
Collecting data for scientific research whilst sailing
Geraldine Bessone, Chief Stewardess on board L'Albatros
Following or implementing an environmental management plan
Romain Guilbaud, Technical Manager for Fraser
The best ways to save energy on board
Matteo Testa, Technical Superintendant for Fraser
Insight into carbon offsetting fuel consumption
Alexia Eude, Charter Manager for Fraser
Advice on communicating onboard initiatives to create awareness
Mark Duncan, Director of Marketing and Business Development for Fraser
To find out more about the eco-responsible initiatives Fraser has been taking in-house and within the industry with their FUTURE program visit the Fraser website here.