FUN, FACTS & FOULING BLOG
There once was a captain who was notorious in his own right, and what was peculiar about this captain was his morning ritual. Like all captains, he had a locked safe – I know what you’re thinking, it was probably full of rubies and gold. Wrong. Well, not this captain, because concealed within the safe was a piece of paper from an envelope.
Anti-fouling solutions are easy to come by, but environmentally anti-fouling solutions that work, are one in a million! That is why the MARELCO™ NOXX™ LFP has won awards for being one of the best of its kind, because it actually does the job of preventing mussels and barnacles on your boat, without any harm to the environment.
We are super stoked to announce that our NOXX LFP won an award for Best New Product!
As humans we are notorious for focusing on the more "immediate reaction" things, rather than the "in the future this could be a problem" things.
Exhibit A: You may love fast food, you're in pretty good health but you find yourself ordering at (insert favourite place); in that moment you say to yourself: "this (insert: craving) isn't going to hurt me", but the problem is we always say that andneglect the long term health effects, which we will regret later if we continue this trend.
How much do you think about marine fouling?
Okay, well it may not be edge-of-your-seat stuff exactly; but the consequences of ignoring it can be worthy of a blockbuster thriller. ‘Stranded at Sea’, perhaps; or maybe ‘Invaders from the Deep’. Cue suspense music as the theatre goes dark . . ..
Even if you haven’t given it much thought lately, anyone who works in the marine industry knows the basics of marine fouling, so we’ll skip the boring build-up (pun intended) and get straight into the juicy stuff.