#CALCITE – A key component in Sticky Bumps surf wax, calcite is made from decomposed seashells, fossils, and other organic material
#WAX – Paraffin is the base for all surf wax formulations. We add calcite, fragrance, and a special secret sauce to create the highest quality waxes in the industry.
#FRAGRANCE – The aroma of wax is important, without it wax wouldn’t be the same. Blueberry fragrance is added for that famous SB smell everyone loves
#NOWASTE- There is no waste in our wax-making process – everything is reused and recycled.
#HANDWRAPPED – Every bar of Sticky Bumps is lovingly hand packaged in our family-owned and operated factory in California
#FUNGUSAMUNGUS – Sticky Bumps biodegrade through a process in which bacteria & fungi emulsify back into the environment.
#DURABILITY – All of our waxes are formulated to endure the daily rigors of hardcore surfing.
#STOKE – Our “hands-on production enables us to infuse stoke into each and every bar. Over 4 Million bars of wax per year connecting us to the surfers of the world, that’s spreading the love.
#BATCHING – Each style of wax has a unique and temperature-specific formula The ingredients are combined and heated in metal steam kettles (vats).
#STEAM – The waxes are melted using steam, this helps to minimize environmental impact in the production cycle.
#CHILL – After proper blending, the wax is poured into the Sticky Bumps Square-shaped molds. Then it goes into our walk-in freezer to chill before the wrapping process.
#HERITAGE – Wax Research, Inc. was founded in Encinitas circa 1971. This family of like-minded people is dedicated to that vital spark of individualism and adventure.
#FORTHECORE – Sticky Bumps products are tested, designed, and made for surfers, by surfers.