Fighting the mercury myth: How to reach your customers through the hysteria


A number of high-profile cases of mercury poisoning causing developmental disorders in the 1950s and 1960s dealt a body blow to the seafood industry, scaring parents into literally taking seafood out of the mouths of their children. The terror continues to this day, despite modern science showing the fears are unwarranted.

In this on-demand webinar, we'll hear the truth about how safe seafood is to eat, even for pregnant women and young children, and how you can get the message across to your customers.


Nicholas Ralston, Scientist
University of North Dakota

Linda Cornish, Executive Director
Seafood Nutrition Partnership