Tag: mercury contamination

Amazon.com Removes Whale Meat from Site

Amazon.com has been allowing whale meat to be sold on its Japanese site (amazon.co.jp), but within hours of a press release from the Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) highlighting this fact, Amazon removed the whale meat from its site. However, there doesn’t seem to be a corporate-wide policy that would keep whale meat from being sold again.

Mercury in Canned Tuna

A recent study from Consumer Reports found measurable amounts of mercury in the canned tuna that it tested. While “measurable amounts” is not the same as “dangerous amounts,” with toxins [ … ]