November 5, 2015

Science from HEL makes TIME Magazine “12 Things You Must Know” List

  Download the article at  http://time.com/4082272/coral-reefs-sunscreen-oxybenzone/ Read the accompanying article in Time, “How Sunscreen May Be Destroying Coral Reefs” at http://time.com/4080985/sunscreen-coral-reefs/
October 20, 2015

Toxicity of Oxybenzone in Sunscreen Products to Coral

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 […]
July 5, 2015

Science Paper Summary of Systemic Pesticides

HEL co-authored a scientific paper on the risks of neonicotinoid and fipronil regarding its trends, uses, and mode of action. Read the science paper
July 5, 2015

HEL publishes new scientific paper on chemicals that leach from plastic bags

HEL published a new scientific paper today that shows that a chemical in plastic bags made to U.S. FDA food-grade specifications can leach from the bag […]
October 18, 2014

HEL interviewed in EarthFocus Documentary

HEL’s Executive Director, Dr. Craig Downs, was interviewed on Earth Focus Presents, “Neonicotinoids: The New DDT?” a report investigating the science and controversy behind neonciotinoids, insecticides […]
July 3, 2014

Science Paper on Systemic Pesticides & Biodiversity

HEL co-authored a scientific paper on the risks of neonicotinoid and fipronil pesticides to biodiversity and ecological processes – especially marine processes. Read the science paper […]