Industry Article

Genetic ID Offers Seafood Authenticity Services in Response to Seafood Fraud

​Increased awareness of widespread food fraud in the fish industry has created growing public concern over the authenticity of fish and seafood products. A large-scale seafood fraud investigation by Oceana, published February 21st, 2013 revealed extensive fish mislabeling throughout the US:  33 percent of the 1,215 fish samples collected were mislabeled.