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Industry update: MSC to develop sustainable seaweed standard

Apr 11, 2014

The MSC is expanding its sustainability standard beyond wild-capture fish and invertebrate fisheries for the first time.

Industry update: The MSC seeks tenders for Peer Review College

Mar 27, 2014

The MSC is creating a Peer Review College as part of its fishery assessment process and invites relevant institutes to manage the the independent college.

MSC chief recognised among Schwab Foundation’s Social Entrepreneurs of 2014

Mar 24, 2014

The MSC’s chief executive Rupert Howes is among those to be recognised for innovative social and environmental change.

World’s first Mahi Mahi and Australia’s first tuna to seek the MSC tick this Sustainable Seafood Day

Mar 20, 2014

Australian fisheries are stepping up on Sustainable Seafood Day. Now ten fisheries in Australia are engaged in the MSC program.

MSC launches 'seafood matters' global blog

Feb 19, 2014

MSC's global blog to show 'seafood matters' and lead the sustainable seafood conversation.

Chilean mussel fishery gains MSC certification

Feb 14, 2014

The Chilean mussel fishery and suspended culture has been certified to the MSC standard. This is the first Chilean fishery to become MSC certified.

MSC welcomes Commonwealth Games Food Charter

Dec 11, 2013

The Commonwealth Games Food Charter supports MSC certified sustainable fisheries, particularly those in Scotland.

DNA results confirm supply chain integrity for MSC certified sustainable seafood

Dec 11, 2013

Results of the latest round of independent DNA testing on MSC labelled products prove credibility of program with over 99% correctly labelled.

MSC launches new film to engage developing world fisheries

Dec 11, 2013

Film follows fisheries from Africa, Latin America and Asia using MSC program to achieve sustainability, and improve their market access and economic welfare.

Rio 2016 to support MSC and ASC certified seafood

Dec 03, 2013

The Rio 2016 Organising Committee for the Olympic and Paralympic Games announce agreement to promote MSC and ASC certified seafood.