Katy Perry’s ‘Prism’ Album: Potential Biohazard Threat To Australia!

Australian officials fear Katy Perry’s new album “Prism” may be hazardous to the country, RadarOnline.com is reporting.

The 29-year-old singer’s album features seed paper that encourages fans to plant and “spread the light” — but the paper has become a cause for concern because international versions may include plants not local to Australia.

Officials have been told to inspect all copies of the album being shipped in from overseas.

PHOTOS: Katy Perry Shows Off Bikini Body In Bahamas

“Seeds or plant material of international origin may be a weed not present in Australia or the host of a plant pathogen of biosecurity concern,” a department spokesperson told the Sunday Morning Herald.

“The Australian Government has a strong system in place to detect and respond to material of biosecurity concern. This includes the inspection of mail, cargo and baggage.”

Copies purchased within Australia that contain locally-sourced seeds have been cleared, but editions being shipped in from the United States and other countries will struggle to meet Australia’s notoriously strict custom laws.

PHOTOS: Katy Perry Immortalized At Madame Tussauds

Perry, who has yet to comment on the biohazard concern, is also enjoying her No. 1 status, with the top-selling female album of the year.

blog comments powered by Disqus