The Baltimore Sun reports on this year’s Baltimore Boat Show and trend towards “green boating”, offering products and tips to make boating more environmentally friendly.
According to the Baltimore Sun story, this year’s show featured a “Green Boating Zone” featuring hybrid boats, biodegradable soaps, and electric outboard engines. Show promoters also offered tips on green boating ranging from recycling batteries to preventing fuel spills.
What is behind the trend to make boating greener? One reason could be the tough economy. Environmentally friendly practices could help broaden the appeal of boating to new customers.
Source: The Baltimore Sun