Sunday, November 6, 2011

Going Snorkeling? Check your sunscreen label first!

Coral bleaching linked to sunscreen chemicals:

Mineral sunblock tends to protect better, is gentler on skin as well as the environment. There are even "reef safe" formulas now designed to protect the habitats we love to enjoy while in the sun.

Check the Evironmental Working Group's site for a full list of eco-conscious sunscreens, updated yearly.