Jake Burton Carpenter founded Burton Snowboards out of his Vermont barn back in 1977, and has dedicated his life to snowboarding ever since. Burton served a pivotal role in growing snowboarding from a backyard hobby to a world-class sport by creating groundbreaking
products, supporting the world's best riders, and pushing more resorts to allow snowboarding.
BURTON SUSTAINABILITY - Environment, Health and Safety
To us, success means maximizing our positive social impact as we minimize our environmental impact. Our goals are structured so that we can’t succeed as a business without succeeding at sustainability. You can trust the process behind our products: 100% Fair Labor Association compliance by 2020 will mean that every person making our products works in safe, healthy, and environmentally friendly conditions.