What about sunscreen containing oxybenzone ? Would you use it when in the ocean? Is it harmful to coral? Are there reasonable alternatives? Should there be legislative action?
For years some segments in the Maui community have stated sunscreen is harming our coral reef system. Have they been right all along? #kihei 4/18/17 Our conclusion concerning this issue: the prudent action is to follow the precautionary principal. Don’t use a suspicious product unless it is proven harmless, as there are reasonable alternatives. First […]Read more