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Maui Ocean Centre . Oxybenzone and Octinoxate sun screen pollution and threat to coral reefs

Sunscreen pollution & its impact on coral reefs and other marine and freshwater ecosystems is a major concern. In Hawaii, it is a threat to the survival of many local coral reefs. In this video Dr. Downs talks about the levels of sunscreen chemicals, like oxybenzone, in Maui waters, as well as the toxicity of these UV chemicals to marine organisms

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Dr. Howard Dryden

Dr. Howard Dryden

Dr. Dryden has unique knowledge combination of biology, chemistry and technology and is the inventor of the activated, bio-resistant filter media AFM®. Dr. Dryden is one of the world`s leading experts in sustainable water treatment.

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