No Risk in Seafood Consumption So Far, Says Brazilian Health Minister

According to the Minister, monitoring is constantly being carried out, so that at the first sign of risk, the population may be warned. The monitoring has been conducted through a partnership with the Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock, and Supply (MAPA).

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Health Minister Luiz Henrique Mandetta said yesterday, October 31st, that he has no evidence to warrant an "abrupt interruption" of seafood consumption, despite the oil slicks that have surfaced on Brazil's Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?