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Shark Fins Contain Toxic "One-Two Punch"

September 2nd, 2016

Episode 551 of 599 episodes

Sharks can accumulate both methylmercury and a toxin called BMAA, which can have synergistic effects on human consumers. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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