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Ocean conservation org: ‘stop eating shrimp’

Oceana, a group dedicated to ocean conservation, says that if you want to be a responsible seafood eater you’ve got to give up shrimp!

The group says every pound of shrimp that’s caught contains 5 pounds of non-shrimp species, including sea turtles.

Farmed shrimp is not any better, according to the group, because farmed shrimp has been found with banned antibiotics that could cause cancer.

Click here to read more seafood recommendations here.


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