31Aug 2018

Yes. Friend of the Sea is the only international scheme that can certify products from both fisheries and aquaculture with the same seal of approval.

Friend of the Sea believes consumers want a unified sustainability label for seafood. Moreover, aquaculture and fisheries are strongly connected because of the potential reciprocal impacts and because fish feed mostly originates from wild-caught fish stocks. In fact, Friend of the Sea standard includes requirements for sustainable fishmeal, fish oil and fish feed production.