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As part of our commitment to giving back to organizations that fight for our oceans, beaches and marine life, we have partnered with Ocean Blue Project;  a grassroots community environment nonprofit movement who’s mission is to rehabilitate and conserve the world’s oceans, beaches, and rivers through beach and river cleanups, finding solutions to keep pollutants from entering ecosystems & through collaborative community-driven service learning projects & youth education.  Founded in 2012 in Newport, Oregon by Richard Arterbury and his son Fleet, Ocean Blue is built around the vision that the world’s ocean, beaches and rivers will once again be pristine, self-sustaining ecosystems where wildlife...

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A Must-Read before you buy your next bottle of sunscreen!   Hawaii just made a huge step in protecting the reefs around the islands becoming the 1st state to ban certain chemical-laden sunscreens; and Key West has followed up with their own law.  These new laws will be effective January 1, 2021.  This law bans the use of oxybenzone and octinoxate in sunscreens sold in the state.  Studies have shown that these chemicals, as well as others found in popular brands, have been linked to chemical bleaching, a deadly process that is decimating our reefs worldwide.  Up to 6,000 tons...

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SHOP NOW Our oceans are in more trouble than ever before. Right now it is estimated that up to 12 million metric tons of plastic—everything from plastic bottles and bags to microbeads—end up in our oceans each year. That’s a truckload of trash every minute. Traveling on ocean currents, this plastic is now turning up in every corner of our planet, from Florida beaches to uninhabited Pacific islands. DevOcean is a lifestyle and conservation movement committed to inspiring, engaging, and empowering change to save the oceans and their marine animals. Through apparel and accessory sales, we are raising money for beach...

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