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Table 1 Locations that took regulatory measures to ban certain organic UV filters

From: Toxic effects of UV filters from sunscreens on coral reefs revisited: regulatory aspects for “reef safe” products

Location Banned UV filter Effective as of Reference
Hawaii BP3
EHMC
January 2021 [33]
Palau BP3
EHMC
OCR
4MBC
January 2020 [69]
U.S. Virgin Islands BP3
EHMC
OCR
March 2020 [86]
Aruba BP3 July 2020 [14]
[53]
Bonaire BP3
EHMC
January 2021 [57]
Key West Floridaa BP3
EHMC
January 2021a [7]a
  1. aCity of Key West’s vote was later overruled by the state of Florida bill SB 172, preempting such regulatory decisions to the state only [29, 80]