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OFFICE OF THE GOVERNOR — Media Advisory — Bill signing ceremony for SB 2571 – Relating to Water Pollution

Posted on Jul 2, 2018 in Latest Department News, Office of the Governor Press Releases



WHAT:                      Bill signing ceremony for SB 2571 – Relating to Water Pollution:

Bans the sale, offer of sale, or distribution of any sunscreen

that contains oxybenzone or octinoxate, or both, without a

prescription issued by a licensed healthcare provider,

beginning Jan. 1, 2021


WHO:                        Governor David Ige

Key legislators

Supporters of the bill       


WHEN:                    Tuesday, July 3 at noon


WHERE:                    Hawai‘i State Capitol Rotunda

This event will be streamed LIVE through Facebook Live at


Media Contacts:

Jodi Leong

Deputy Communications Director/Press Secretary

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0043

Mobile: 808-798-3929

[email protected]


Cindy McMillan

Communications Director

Office of the Governor

Office: 808-586-0012

Mobile: 808-265-7974

[email protected]