The new government advisory also tells pregnant and nursing women that they can safely eat up to 6 ounces a week of canned albacore tuna
There are five commonly eaten fish with very low mercury levels: shrimp, salmon, pollock, catfish and canned light tuna; * Pregnant women should eat up to 12 ounces a week of a variety of fish containing low levels of mercury, such as canned tuna; * At the same time, pregnant and nursing women can safely eat up to 6 ounces a week of canned albacore tuna.
The ads also point out that with the exception of salmon, canned albacore tuna contains more DHA than any other commonly eaten seafood.
The advisory states that pregnant women, women of childbearing age and young children should not eat Shark, Swordfish, Tilefish and King Mackerel and can safely eat up to 12 ounces of a variety of fish each week, including canned light tuna, and up to six ounces of canned albacore tuna
a week, the latter translating to the equivalent of three tuna sandwiches a week.
1 producer and marketer of canned albacore tuna
, canned salmon, and specialty canned seafood products in the United States under the Bumble Bee(R) brand.
which also produces the leading brand of canned albacore tuna
in the U.
Bumble Bee, with world headquarters in San Diego, CA, has annual revenues of over $500 million and in addition to its leading position in the canned albacore tuna
market, has established the second leading position in the U.
With over $500 million in annual revenues, Bumble Bee is the number one producer and marketer of canned albacore tuna
, canned salmon, and specialty canned seafood products in the U.
SAN DIEGO -- SAN DIEGO, April 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Bumble Bee(R) Prime Fillet Solid White Albacore, a new, superior grade of canned albacore tuna
and the most premium product of its kind available to consumers under the Bumble Bee brand, is gaining popularity among consumers in early phases of introduction.