Come talk story with the cast and crew of “REEFS AT RISK” on Maui! Ban Toxic Sunscreens will be there too! Bring your conventional reef killing sunscreen to swap for some eco-friendly kine. When: Sunday June 25th 3-5PM Where: Old Kalama Beach Pavilion in Kihei, Maui Also check out the free screening at the Maui … More Reefs at Risk: Maui Film Fest and Beach Party
Most waterwater treatment does not remove oxybenzone and other toxic chemical sunscreen ingredients during treatment (including pharmaceuticals). We hear people all the time – particularly in Hawaii – say, well, we’re not going in the ocean. You know the old Hawaiian saying, from the mountains to the sea… and that includes the sunscreens we use, … More Removing Organic Contaminants Including Oxybenzone from Wastewater
Make the commitment!: Educate one person a week about the dangers toxic chemical sunscreens have on the health of people, marine life, freshwater & ocean foods, corals. Tell them to beware of “reef safe” claims; instead look for ingredients to avoid: oxybenzone (benzophenone-3), octinoxate (octyl methoxycinnamate), homosalate, octocrylene, avobenzone, octisalate, homosalate, fragrances, nano-particles (“clear”; TiO2; ZnO). Remind … More Make the Commitment!: Educate One Person A Week About the Dangers of Toxic Chemical Sunscreens
Oxybenzone. It's toxic to more than just corals….