Recommended servings per month
|Contaminant||Men||Women||Kids 6-12||Kids 0-5|
|Arctic char (farmed)||Mercury||4+||4+||4+||4+|
- This member of the salmon family is an environmentally friendly alternative to farmed salmon.
- Char are mostly raised in tanks and raceways onshore, unlike salmon which are generally raised in open netpens in coastal waters.
- Onshore systems discharge less pollution and are much less likely to let fish and parasites escape than netpens.