An article on Food Nation USA about fish consumption and Prop 65 labeling:
“It is clear that Americans are experiencing mixed messages about whether or not they should include fish in their diets,” she added.
And the confusion has led to the industry increasingly coming under attack. Much of the recent pressure has occurred in California, where the state attorney general, Bill Lockyer took five grocery stores to court in a bid to get them to post warning labels on fish that may have levels of mercury in them. The lawsuit was filed under Proposition 65, the voter initiative that requires businesses to alert the public they are being exposed to dangerous chemicals.
See the full article: FoodNavigator USA.