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Washington Post wonkblog writer Roberto A. Ferdman continues to write about canned tuna and continues to leave holes in his stories big enough to drive a truck through.
This time he writes;
While Consumer Reports gives bad advice to pregnant women about tuna consumption the FDA says consumers should not fixate on mercury:
Emily Main and Leah Zerbe have done it again.
It’s been two weeks since the FDA came out with its new draft guidance for pregnant women on eating seafood and there’s been a flood of reporting about it:
June 25, 2014
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Dear Ms. Wilson-Spencer,
This week the FDA and EPA announced they had evaluated 110 published, peer-reviewed studies and concluded that pregnant women need to eat 4 times as much seafood as they currently do in order to realize the important nutrition benefits.
In case you came across yesterday’s Farm Raised vs. Wild-Caught Fish headline on NorthJersey.com, let us save you some valuable time by summing it up: all fish, farm-raised or wild-caught, are a healthy choice, “packed with protein, vitamins and nutrients.”
After crusading through 1,415 words loaded with inaccuracies and hyperbole from activists, and flashy headlines, we found 68 words at the bottom of page-two that conclude:
OK. So, which is the right choice?
In case you missed the industry trade press today there’s an interesting twist to the Greenpeace retailer rankings. The group’s Oceans Director goes off on NFI and MSC. His take on critiques of Greenpeace’s report is more than just a little ironic.
Successful halftime acts at the Super Bowl often follow up their hit-making, jaw dropping or nostalgic performances with the announcement of a world tour. During the game iTunes struggles to keep pace with downloads and afterwards Springsteen, Madonna and Bruno Mars let their fans know they’re coming to town soon. It’s a one-two performance and marketing punch.
Last week Greenpeace launched is Carting Away the Oceans (CATO) report and followed it up with…
--Four meek “protesters” at one seafood company.
--A few harassing phone calls destined for voicemail obscurity.