Leading Global Sustainability Organization, the World Sustainability Organization has launched Sustainable Friends; the first of its kind concept store in Milan, Italy offering Friend of the Sea and Friend of the Earth certified products and services. It will be officially inaugurated on 8th June 2023, which marks World Oceans Day. The Sustainable Friends Concept Store is ultimately […]Read 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.
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World Turtle Day is marked globally on May 23rd, to commemorate the day Friend of the Sea® and the World Sustainability Foundation is giving you insight into one of the world’s most intriguing yet endangered creatures – The Loggerhead Sea Turtle, a species also known as Caretta caretta. Turtles have been in existence for over 200 million years – making […]Read more
Mr. Paolo Bray interview Will Templeton, the global director of Amway Amway is the world’s leading company in the direct selling market, manufacturer of world-renowned brands such as NUTRILITE™ and ARTISTRY™. Our products are sold through more than 3 million Business Owners in over 100 countries. Nutrilite is the world’s #1 selling vitamin & dietary […]Read more
Status: planned Expected audit date: 12/06/2023 Type of Audit: Recertification Certification Body: Rina Fishing area: FAO 87 Fishing method: Purse seine Scope: FOS Wild: v 4, FOS CoC FOS-FF,FM,FO and O3 v.5 Species: Peruvian anchovy (Engraulis ringens)Read more
The World Sustainability Organization presents Friend of the Sea and Friend of the Earth sustainability certifications at the Albanian Agriculture Days Expo21/04/2023
Agri-food is one of the main sectors of the Balkan countries, particularly Albania. Over 40% of the country’s surface is dedicated to agriculture, which generates roughly 23% of the GDP, providing 43% of jobs. The European “Green Deal” is thus extremely relevant to Albania, aiming at new growth with a focus on environmental and social […]Read more
Quatro marcas brasileiras estão representando a moda sustentável do Brasil em dois pontos em Milão, na Itália, e ficarão nesses lugares por seis meses, de 20 de fevereiro até 20 de julho. O primeiro lugar é um showroom dedicado exclusivamente para compradores que são atendidos com hora marcada e onde as vendas são realizadas por […]Read more
19th April of 2023 at 3PM (Central European Summer Time). Dear Madam/Sir, Friend of the Earth would like to invite you to the upcoming free of charge webinar on “Sustainable furniture and related environmental certifications”. The webinar can be of interest to: – Agriculture and farming companies – food producers and traders – Retail and wholesale chains – Government officials, […]Read more
Mr. Paolo Bray interview Mirco Wildegger CEO of Fontaine. As a mid-sized company, Fontaine champions sustainability like no other company has since it was founded in the 1980s. Long before the term became a household word in the food industry. It has been our great concern from the beginning to protect life on this planet […]Read more
Biodroga Nutraceuticals Inc. (Canada) Antarctic krill, European anchovy, Peruvian anchovy, European sardine, Chub mackerel, Atlantic chub mackerel, Anchoa samasa14/04/2023
Status: planned Expected audit date: May 11th 2023 Type of Audit: Initial Certification Body: DNV Scope: FOS CoC FOS-FF, FM, FO and O3 v.5 Species: Antarctic krill (Euphausia superba); European anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus) Peruvian Anchovy (Engraulis ringens) European sardine (Sardina Pilchardus); Chub Mackerel (Scomber japonicus); Atlantic Chub Mackerel (Scomber colias); Anchoa samasa (Anchoa nasus).Read more
Status: planned Expected audit date: May 19th 2023 Type of Audit: Surveillance Certification Body: DNV Scope: FOS CoC FOS-FF, FM, FO and O3 v.5 Species: Striped catfish (Pangasianodon hypophtalmus) – Nile tilapia (Oreochromis niloticus) Production of powder or granular fish gelatineRead more