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Nov 21, 2007
The 1,000th Marine Stewardship Council eco-labelled product was announced today following an explosion of interest in sustainable seafood in 2007
Ethical champions: MSC, Fairtrade, Rainforest Alliance, FSC and Co. rewarded for setting highest standards in ethical trade
Oct 23, 2007
Seven pioneering non-profit organisations including the Marine Stewardship Council have reached the highest standards for credible behaviour in ethical trade by complying with the ISEAL Code of Good Practice for Setting Social and Environmental Standards.
Oct 15, 2007
Retail value doubles for MSC-labelled fish as more products hit the shelves
Jul 16, 2007
The Marine Stewardship Council has opened a local office in The Hague in response to the strong Dutch demand for seafood sourced from MSC-certified fisheries
Jul 09, 2007
The Marine Stewardship Council has opened an office in Tokyo and appointed Mr Kozo Ishii as Programme Director for Japan, to increase awareness of the role of fishery certification and eco-labelling in securing sustainable fisheries in Japan and the wider Asia-Pacific region.
Apr 12, 2007
The Trustees of the Marine Stewardship Council welcomed the appointment of Dr Euan Dunn, Mr Jeff Davis and Mr Javier Corcuera to the MSC Board today.
Mar 06, 2007
The Trustees of the Marine Stewardship Council welcomed the appointment of John Connelly to the MSC Board today.
Feb 28, 2007
In a stunning demonstration of seafood trends this week, the Marine Stewardship Council announces its 500th MSC labelled certified sustainable fish product: Sea Harvest frozen hake fillets from South Africa.
Feb 27, 2007
The Marine Stewardship Council is undertaking a review of the technical traceability requirements and verification procedures for seafood products carrying the MSC eco-label as part of an ongoing project to maximise the robustness and effectiveness of the MSC’s ‘Chain of Custody’ standard and certification programme.
International marine certification programme invites comment on the definition of sustainable fishing
Jan 22, 2007
For the first time since 1999, public comment is being sought to clarify the 23 criteria that together form the backbone of the world’s leading environmental standard for sustainable fishing.