EWG News and Analysis

The latest from EWG’s staff of experts >>

Demand Gone Wild for Wild Salmon

Tuesday, May 18, 2004

The Oregonian reports consumers are increasingly choosing healthy wild salmon instead of PCB-laden farmed salmon. Studies over the past year by EWG and others have shown that farmed salmon has far higher levels of toxic PCBs than wild salmon. Higher prices for wild salmon are good news for Alaska and other West Coast fishermen who have struggled in recent decades.

LINK: Read story




comments powered by Disqus