A lawsuit recently filed in California, USA, claims some fish oil capsules sold as health supplements have illegally undisclosed and unnecessary high levels of contamination with polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) compounds.
The lawsuit names eight makers and sellers of fish oil,
shark oil, fish liver oil and shark liver oil supplements that
have PCB contamination above the so-called "safe harbor" limits
set for human PCB consumption under
California's Proposition 65
. That law requires consumers to be warned about such
New shelter data casts doubt on whether the pet population and pet ownership are truly growing.
While the pandemic caused unprecedented suffering worldwide in 2020, the disruptions to dogs, cats and other pets adoption numbers may normalize in 2021.