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Is your sunscreen bad for the environment?
(CNN) -- It's the middle of summer, and countless families are taking advantage of free time and warm weather to head out on vacation. Hawaii is a popular destination, with almost 800,000 visitors in ... read more
Hawaii set to be the first country in the world to ban sunscreens that are bad for the environment
“It’s a huge victory for Hawaii to ban the sale of chemical sunscreens killing Hawaii’s coral reefs,” Guadagno says, “but the fight for responsible sustainability doesn’t stop there.” Raw Elements pro... read more
Staying Green in the Sun
I just spent the weekend frolicking on the beach, slathered in sunscreen ... and insufficient to impose 'environmental protection' measures" on sunscreens. In the meantime, there are plenty of ways to ... read more
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Another reason Florida’s Red Tide is so bad this year: Pollution from the Mississippi River
RELATED: Your Red Tide questions answered ... he said. "That’s why it’s such a bad problem" this year, he said. "Everybody thought it was gone, but it wasn’t." Harmful algal blooms such as Red Tide oc... read more
Having A Bad Day? The Simplest Way To Take Control Of Your Environment
I'm talking days when the train breaks down, you trip and fall on the way to work, you get to the building only to realize you left your ... and environment. Want to know the best thing you can do whe... read more
Some sunscreens contain dangerous chemicals
Oxybenzone is allowed in sunscreens, but recent research has linked it to allergies, hormone disruption and cell damage that can lead to skin cancer. It's bad for ... by the Environmental Working Grou... read more
Your Sunscreen is Killing Earth's Coral Reefs
If you’re one of the millions of beachgoers who slathers yourself in sunscreen before hitting the surf, here’s an additional reason to feel personally responsible for the sixth mass extinction. Your s... read more
Just how bad is your dog for the environment?
I never see you, though you must exist, because I witness daily what you leave behind: fetid brown piles of feces, which I hope issued from your dog and not from you (I live in Venice Beach; you never ... read more
When Did Sunscreen Get So Complicated?
Dr. Oz says your sunscreen might be poisonous. In its 2013 Guide to Sunscreens, the nonprofit Environmental Working Group says that ... Retinyl palmitate has gotten an especially bad reputation lately ... read more