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If you’ve ever used sunscreen, chances are you have been exposed to the hazards of a chemical known as oxybenzone. This compound is found in many of the SPF products that you find on the market in common department stores and drug stores today. So, what is oxybenzone, what is it utilized for, and what are the risks of exposure? We will look at the answers to these questions as well as products that offer an environmentally friendly alternative while also offering substantial SPF protection!

What Is Oxybenzone and Why Is It In Sunscreen?

Oxybenzone, also known as benzophenone-3, is an organic compound that provides UV protection in commercial…

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Amos Dov Silver is a name that is synonymous with the cannabis culture and community in Israel. Amos is a cannabis activist that has been at the forefront of many protests and demonstrations, as well as the front page of a few papers regarding cannabis.


Amos has been arrested on several occasions for cannabis charges. In 2012 he was placed under house arrest for cannabis use and possession. In 2014 and 2015 he also spent several months incarcerated for trafficking cannabis. In 2014 he brought together more than a thousand activists and protesters at the Whol Rose Park for what…

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