- 22 Mar
Shellfish – Molluscan Allergens Clarified
Are molluscan shellfish considered a major food allergen under FALCPA?
No. Under FALCPA, Crustacean shellfish (such as crab, lobster, or shrimp), and ingredients that contain protein derived from Crustacean shellfish, are major food allergens, but molluscan shellfish (such as oysters, clams, mussels, or scallops) are not.