What is the fish with the least mercury& PCB count?

Answer Of the top 10 fish consumed in the United States, the salmon fish has the least amount of mercury. The salmon has 0.01 Mean mercury level in parts per million. The next lowest is the herring at 0... Read More »

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Which fish have the most mercury?

According to the American Pregnancy Association, seven types of fish contain large amounts of mercury. They are: grouper, marlin, orange roughy, tilefish, swordfish, shark and king mackerel. These ... Read More »

Which Fish Varieties Are Low in Mercury?

All fish have some mercury in them, though those with the longest lifespan or that eat other fish typically have more. Three federal agencies---the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (... Read More »

Does mercury harm fish?

Studies have shown that mercury does harm fish. Research conducted by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency found evidence that exposure to mercury caused physical and neurological abnormalities... Read More »

Mercury Levels in Fish & Animals?

Mercury is a toxic substance that exists naturally but has also been introduced into some areas via pollution from mining or industrial activities, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). M... Read More »