Paralytic Shellfish Toxin Event 2012-2013
Fisheries Research & Development Corporation
This review evaluated the sequence of events that lead to the detection of PSTs in seafood from Tasmania by the Japanese import authority.
01 June 2013
The aim was to Identify the key factors that contributed to the non-compliance event, in particular identifying how the bloom remained undetected for long enough to produce violative PST levels and if/why the TSQAP biotoxin management plan protocols were breached.