Mahalo! Hawaii goes #ReefFriendly!

This is HUGE! On July 3rd, 2018, an incredible thing happened. Hawaiian Governor David Ige signed Senate Bill 2571, making Hawaii the first state in the U.S.A. to ban the sale of sunscreens with octinoxate and oxybenzone in them — chemicals that are known to cause harm to coral reef ecosystems. This bill, which goes …