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Gulf Oil Spill Seafood

FDA: Gulf Seafood Safe Despite Oil Spill Concerns

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 06.20.2012 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — Photos of fish with sores may raise concern about long-term environmental effects of the massive BP oil spill — but federal heal...

Gulf Seafood Sales Get Boost From Military

AP | MARY FOSTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — Sales of Gulf of Mexico seafood are getting a boost from the military after being hammered by last year's BP oil spill, which left...

Is The FDA Underestimating Gulf Residents' Exposure To Carcinogens In Seafood?

Treehugger | Matthew McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The NRDC says that the FDA is grossly underestimating the exposure to carcinogens in seafood that Gulf Coast residents have been and are being exposed...

Gulf Oil Spill Seafood: Oil Found In Crab Larvae

McClatchy | Geoff Pender | Biloxi Sun Herald | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BILOXI, Miss. -- University scientists have spotted the first indications oil is entering the Gulf seafood chain -- in crab larvae -- and one expert w...

Gulf Seafood Gets Intense Safety Testing

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — Fish, shrimp and other catches from the Gulf of Mexico are being ground up to hunt for minute traces of oil in what's considered un...

Oiled Crabs Provide Evidence Of Tainted Gulf Food Web

AP | JOHN FLESHER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

BARATARIA, La. (AP) — To assess how heavy a blow the BP oil spill has dealt the Gulf of Mexico, researchers are closely watching a staple of the...

Not Even Gulf Fishermen Buy The Government's 'Smell Test' Policy On Oil-Exposed Seafood

AP | JASON DEAREN and GREG BLUESTEIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

VENICE, La. — Seafood from some parts of the oil-fouled Gulf of Mexico has been declared safe to eat by the government, based in part on human s...

Government Says Tests Show Gulf Seafood Is Safe

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

APALACHICOLA, Fla. (AP) -- Shrimp, grouper, tuna and other seafood snatched from the fringes of the oil in the Gulf of Mexico are safe to eat, accord...