Cleaning your boat is almost always a good idea. Keeping it
clear of debris and stains will make it look better and could extend the life of
your boat as well. It’s when the cleaning products you use are potentially
harmful to the surrounding environment that cleaning becomes a problem.
Fortunately, there are ways for any attentive boat owner to do an effective job
of keeping their boat clean without damaging the environment. Here are some
eco-friendly boat cleaning products that you can use guilt-free.
It all starts with a general boat cleaner you can use
all around the boat. If you don’t know what to clean with, this should be your
go-to product. Since you’ll use this boat cleaner all around your boat, there’s
a good chance that some of it might get into the surrounding environment no
matter how many precautions you take. That’s why the biodegradable formula is
so important here. Its non-phosphate properties keep the cleaner
environmentally safe without sacrificing any of the cleaning power of a
traditional boat cleaning product.
If you know you’ll use a lot of general boat cleaner, invest
. This will ensure you have a steady supply of eco-friendly boat
cleaner at a moment’s notice.
Your boat’s bilge can be seen as the true border between
your boat and the aquatic environment. Needless to say, it’s important that you
use eco-friendly boat cleaning products here. If you use harsh chemicals,
they’ll almost certainly end up in lakes, rivers, and even the open ocean.
Make no mistake: you
need to do a good job of cleaning your boat bilge. Our Bilge Cleaner includes
a non-foaming, biodegradable formula. It’s just as effective at degreasing and
emulsifying oil, removing mildew stains, and getting rid of mold. The only
difference is that you won’t have to worry about damaging the environment when
Live Well & Bait
Your live well and bait well cleaner shouldn’t just be good for the environment—it
should be good for fish and other organisms as well. One of the best properties
Well and Bait Well Cleaner
is that it helps prevent the spread of diseases
in marine animals, which is important if you want to keep your bait active and healthy.
Many boat owners focus on their external cleaning materials
when shopping for eco-friendly boat cleaning products. And that’s great. But
just as important is the way you treat the living animals you take with you in
your boat and treating them with respect. A bait well that’s cleaned with
environmentally-friendly cleaning products will do just that.
Selecting an Eco-Friendly
How do you know a boat cleaner is friendly to the
environment? Simple: you read the label. Any cleaner that
can advertise itself as eco-friendly likely will. We encourage you shop our collection of quality boat cleaners
and select the ones that will have the least possible impact on the surrounding