It is estimated that 25 million trees are cut down a year to make 45 billion chopsticks in China, with another 15 billion pairs are exported to Japan, South Korea and other countries including Australia, all of which are eventually thrown away.
This “adds up to 1.7 million cubic metres of timber or 25 million fully grown trees every year“ - Wikipedia
The Chopstick Surfboard Project
Approximately 1450 recycled chopsticks
6 litres of eco-resin
1 chopstick surfboard measuring
1850mm x 520mm