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Abstract The study aimed to analyze and quantify the levels of mercury metal in Bodboron (Katsuwonus pelamis) and

Pirit (Euthynnus affinis) commonly sold in General Santos City Public Market. A total of 5 Bodboron and 5 Pirit samples were used to analyze the levels of mercury using Inductively-Coupled Plasma Atomic Emission Spectrometry of Philippine Coconut Authority Plant Tissue Analysis Laboratory. The following are based on the presented results of this study: The levels of mercury in the liver of Bodboron and Pirit are both 0.0008 ppm based on the result of the laboratory analysis; There is no difference in the levels of mercury in the liver of Bodboron and Pirit because both species contain 0.0008 ppm; And as compared to the standards set by the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) and World Health Organization (WHO), the fishes under study are safe for human consumption since. Therefore, it can be concluded that Bodboron and Pirit sold in the Public Market of General Santos City are safe for human consumption due to the level of mercury did not exceed the standards set by BFAR and WHO.