More than 20 businesses in Baton Rouge area cited for new seafood labeling violations

21 local restaurants cited for violating new seafood labeling law

BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - More than 150 businesses have been cited for seafood labeling violations since Sept. 20, Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) officials report.

More than 20 of those businesses are in the Baton Rouge area, according to a new list.

Seafood Violations List Part 1
Seafood Violations List Part 1 (Source: WAFB)
Seafood Violations List Part 2
Seafood Violations List Part 2 (Source: WAFB)
Seafood Violations List Part 3
Seafood Violations List Part 3 (Source: WAFB)
Seafood Violations List Part 4
Seafood Violations List Part 4 (Source: WAFB)

The new law, which was signed by Governor John Bel Edwards in June, requires establishments to notify customers if their crawfish or shrimp comes from outside the United States. The notice must be either printed on menus or visible at the front door.

Click here for more details about the new law.

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