Key West To Ban Popular Sunscreen Ingredients To Protect Coral Reef

Key West To Ban Popular Sunscreen Ingredients To Protect Coral Reef

https://n.pr/2TzkMXP

Fish swim in the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary. Key West just voted to ban the sale of sunscreens with chemicals linked to coral bleaching.

Sunscreen containing the chemicals linked to coral reef bleaching will be banned from sale in Key West. The city commission voted 6-1 Tuesday night. Industry officials say the link isn’t proven.

(Image credit: Wilfredo Lee/ASSOCIATED PRESS)

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via Environment : NPR https://n.pr/2iBXQGl

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