Hawaii considers ban on certain sunscreens to protect coral reefs

Hawaii considers ban on certain sunscreens to protect coral reefs

August 17, 2017, 8:15 AM| Hawaiian lawmakers are considering a ban on some popular sunscreens to protect coral reefs. Researchers found that oxybenzone, a UV filtering ingredient commonly found in lotions, harms the coral. Carter Evans got a firsthand look at the issue near Kona, Hawaii.