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‘Excessive’ amounts of mercury found in over half of Hong Kong tuna samples, watchdog finds

Excessive amounts of heavy metal have been detected in over half of tuna samples, some of which exceeded the Hong Kong statutory limit for mercury content by nearly twofold, the Consumer Council said on Monday. Methylmercury – an organic compound of mercury – was found in 49 out of 50 sashimi samples, of which, 10 out […]