Canned products from Aveiro Maroc display the Friend of the Sea label on retailers’ shelves worldwideRead more
Sustainable seafood news
The Sustainable Seafood Movement is an initiative born as a result of overexploited and destroyed marine ecosystems throughout the world. Awareness campaigns are vital and should focus on educating people and encouraging them to purchase sustainable seafood products that consider the conservation of marine species.
Seafood buyers are increasingly searching for ways to choose only products that are sourced from well-managed capture fisheries or aquaculture production facilities and to understand and reduce the environmental risks related to their seafood purchasing choices.
Our sustainable seafood news page will answer all your seafood questions!
We regularly update this page to cover all aspects of seafood news, including up to date information about the seafood trade and all the latest insights from the seafood industry. You can also what’s going on in the seafood market and access current information about the retail sector with seafood supermarket news.
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The leader in salmon distribution in Western Canada has undergone chain of custody audit and has been approved as a supplier of Friend of the Sea salmon from sustainable fisheries and stocks compliant with the project’s criteria.Read more
The sustainability label soon out on its Rianxeira branded products in Spain, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Portugal and UKRead more
Greenpeace: Hoki, Pollock and Patagonian Toothfish (available also as MSC certified) redlisted and off the shelves asap.21/05/2008
Friend of the Sea stricter criteria more in line with environmentalists' requests.Read more
Independent audit and official scientific data confirm US menhaden fishery sustainableRead more
World seafood leader’s application to Friend of the Sea rejected face negative official scientific stock status data.Read more
First labelled products out in Switzerland and worldwide with the Friend of the Sea logo.Read more
Retailers' private labels and producers' products in Europe ...Read more
The sustainability label soon out on its Rianxeira branded products in Spain, Austria,...Read more
FoS, Al Gore and international experts support Milan’s bid for Expo 2015 focused on food sustainability15/02/2008
Dr Bray introduced Friend of the Sea sustainable certification scheme to 200 BIE delegates...Read more