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Large international team of scientists, led by HEL’s Executive Director, Dr. Craig Downs, published a scientific paper on the toxicity of the sunscreen chemical, oxybenzone, to coral planula and its environmental contamination on coral reefs in Hawaii and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Download the Paper at http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00244-015-0227-7


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