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Fish Consumption

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Fish Consumption Advisories

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Commonwealth of Pennsylvania 2020 Fish Consumption Public Health Advisory


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Snapping Turtle Advisory

Snapping turtle meat has been found to contain only small amounts of PCB’s and is safe to eat without restrictions. Snapping turtles do retain PCBs in their fat and internal organs. If you choose to eat snapping turtles, you can reduce your exposure by carefully trimming away all fat and internal organs and discarding them before cooking the meat or making soup.

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