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"Chemical sunscreens have received a lot of press in recent months, with Hawaii, Palau, Aruba, Bonaire, and now Key West all banning their sale and use. There is growing concern over the toxicity of chemicals used in the formulas, primarily oxybenzone and octinoxate, and the harm they cause both to human and marine health."
New study links chemical sunscreens to birth defects
Tree Hugger - March 29, 2019
"Tony Palmer, who has served as president of global brands and innovation for Kimberly Clark, is leaving that post effective April 2 to serve as CEO of TropicSport, the suncare brand he founded with his wife, Lisa Palmer."
New CEO at TropicSport Former Kimberly-Clark senior executive Tony Palmer takes on formal role at suncare company.
Happi - February 28, 2019
""With the FDA's announcement, Hawaii's recent ban and Key West recognizing the serious dangers of chemical sunscreens, the public is just now becoming aware of the toxicity risks to their bodies and environment posed by what they thought was protection from skin cancer," said Palmer, "It's like the early years when we began to unwrap and truly understand the dangers of nicotine. This is why mineral based sunscreens are growing in demand, and we see a massive growth opportunity for TropicSport.""
Kimberly Clark Senior Executive Tony Palmer Leaves to Become CEO of TropicSport as FDA Announces Measures to Regulate Sunscreen Market
PR Newswire - February 25, 2019
An Interview with The Palmers, TropicSport Co-founders
The Silicon Review - December 01, 2018
Winter Sports Gift Guide
How Was Your Day - December 17, 2018
Entrepreneurs Tackling Climate Change: “Chemical sunscreens are absorbed by coral reefs which leads to their death” With Lisa and Tony Palmer
Thrive Global - November 19, 2018
TropicSport Announces Partnership with the Vans Triple Crown of Surfing, the World Surf League specialty series
WSL - October 18, 2018
"Tony Palmer, TropicSport founder and chairman. "Not only are we committed to protecting athletes with our mineral-based products, but also protecting our oceans and marine life. We share a mutual purpose with WSL PURE to protect our oceans, and I'd like to congratulate Hawaii on its proactive approach to sun-protection.""
Turning the tides on harsh chemical sunscreen. TropicSport Announces Partnership with the World Surf League
PR Newswire - October 18, 2018
"TropicSport reef-friendly mineral sunscreen and skin care line is helping Californians stay out longer to enjoy the first ever California Surfing Day this Thursday, Sept. 20 with "Top 5 Sun Safety Tips""
TropicSport's Top 5 Sun Safety Tips in Time for California Surfing Day Sept. 20
MARKETS INSIDER - September 19, 2018
One Dallas couple is saving the coral reef with new mineral sunscreen
CW33 NEWS - July 05, 2018
Back to School Giveaway
Family Entourage - August 21, 2018
TropicSport to Host Reef-Safe Sunscreen Swap at Hi Tech
Maui Now - August 16, 2018
Sunscreens that Protect You and the Ocean, Update!
Blue Ocean Network - August 20, 2018
Surfline's 2018 Sunscreen Guide
Surfline - August 11, 2018
It’s Official! Hawaii Passes First Ever Ban on Reef Harming Sunscreens
The Inertia - July 04, 2018
Will a Preston Hollow couple’s tubular invention revolutionize the sunscreen market?
Advocate Magazine - July 17, 2018
It’s Official! Hawaii Passes First Ever Ban on Reef Harming Sunscreens
Surfrider Foundation - July 03, 2018
Dallas couple hopes eco-friendly sunscreen company catches wave with Hawaii's new law
Dallas News - July 03, 2018
Hawaii is banning sunscreens that kill coral reefs
Vox - July 02, 2018
JAMIE O’BRIEN WANTS YOUR TOXIC SUNSCREEN
Surfer.com - June 15, 2018
TropicSport Mineral Sunscreen Announces Swap Event for National Sunscreen Day
PR Newswire - May 23, 2018
Hawaii Passes Bill Banning Sunscreen That Can Harm Coral Reefs
New York Times - May 03, 2018
REEF-SAFE SUNSCREEN: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
CHASING CORAL - June 15, 2018
Cancer survivors headed to Italy
White Rock Lake Weekly - April 03, 2018
Making dreams come true together - cooperation with TropicSport helps us to help!
Ahava Project - March 20, 2018
CIM Inc PR Adds TropicSport Mineral Sunscreen to Client Roster
Businesswire - May 24, 2018
New Brand – TropicSport Sunscreen & Skincare
Eastern Skate Supply - June 01, 2018
In the News
New study links chemical sunscreens to birth defects - March 27, 2019
Hawaii is about to ban some of the most popular sunscreens because they could be killing off coral reefs - July 03, 2018
Your Outdated U.S. Sunscreen Exposes You to Needless Cancer Risk - May 25, 2018
Hawaii Ban on Sunscreen Ingredients Causes a Stir - May 23, 2018
SUMMER 2018: HOW TO CHOOSE BEST SUNSCREEN, SPF, WITH OR WITHOUT OXYBENZONE - May 22, 2018
Hawaii is the first US state to ban sunscreens deemed harmful to coral reefs - May 04, 2018
What Is Reef-Safe Sunscreen? - May 04, 2018
Hawaii just banned sunscreens that can harm coral - May 03, 2018
Hawaii Approves Ban On Sunscreen Believed To Kill Coral Reefs - May 03, 2018
Hawaii Is Set to Become the First State to Ban Sunscreens Harmful to Coral Reefs - May 02, 2018
Hawaii lawmakers approve ban on sunscreens with chemicals harmful to coral reefs - May 02, 2018
Hawaii Approves Bill Banning Sunscreen Believed To Kill Coral Reefs - May 02, 2018
Most sunscreens may soon be banned in Hawaii because coral reefs are dying - May 03, 2018
Hawaii moves to ban sunscreens to protect coral reefs - May 02, 2018
Sunscreen Chemicals Are Destroying Coral Reefs And Now Hawaii Is Banning Them - May 02, 2018
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