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The Best Reef-Safe Sunscreens For Divers And Mermaids

The Best Reef-Safe Sunscreens For Divers And Mermaids

When it comes to reef-safe sunscreen, packaging can be confusing. Many brands advertise as reef-safe while containing ingredients that are anything but! The absolute best way to make sure your sunscreen is safe for the reef and your body is to check the ingredients. The ideal reef-safe sunscreen has non-nano zinc oxide and/or titanium dioxide as the only active ingredients. As consumers become more aware of the impacts sunscreen has on coral reefs, legislation has been passed in some locations to ban certain ingredients, but it's important to remember that not ALL ingredients are banned in these "reef-safe" locations. Hawaii passed a law banning...

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