MEDIA ADVISORY: FDA and NOAA Scientists to Discuss an Additional Test for Dispersant in Gulf Seafood
Extensive testing and protocols are already in use by federal, state and local officials to ensure Gulf seafood is safe for consumers to eat. Today, NOAA and FDA scientists will host a media availability to discuss an additional method to test to for dispersants in Gulf seafood.
What: Media availability with seafood safety experts.
Who: Dr. John Stein, Seafood Safety Program director, NOAA
Dr. Vicki Seyfert-Margolis, senior advisor for science and innovation,
Food & Drug Administration
When: TODAY, Friday, October 29, 2 p.m. CDT / 3 p.m. EDT
Domestic callers dial 888-566-6148
International callers dial 1-630-395-0207
For additional information please contact:
Christine Patrick, NOAA
Meghan Scott, FDA