Banned Antibiotics in Indian Shrimp

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released information for entry line refusals for the month of February.  The agency reported refusing a total of 131 seafood entry lines last month.  Of these, 6 (4.6%) were of shrimp entry lines refused for reasons related to banned antibiotics. For the year, the FDA has only reported refusing eight entry lines […]

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2015 Record Year for FDA Refusals of Shrimp Contaminated with Banned Antibiotics

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has now released information for entry line refusals for the month of December.  The agency reported refusing a total of 213 seafood entry lines last month.  Of these, only 3 (1.4%) were of shrimp entry lines refused for reasons related to banned antibiotics. For the year, the FDA refused a record total of […]

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