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Aug 02, 2011
The Dutch DFA razor clam fishery has entered full assessment for Marine Stewardship Council certification. It will be the first fishery to be assessed against MSC’s policy guidelines for introduced species.
Jul 28, 2011
The Dutch Association of Suspended Culture Mussel Farmers has been certified to the Marine Stewardship Council standard for sustainable and well-managed fisheries.
Jul 27, 2011
The Dutch Producers' Organisation Mussel Culture celebrate the 2011 mussel season with a special achievement: the fishery has been awarded MSC certification following an independent assessment against the MSC standard for sustainable fisheries.
Jun 10, 2011
The DFPO Otter Trawl North Sea Plaice trawl fishery has been awarded MSC certification following a rigorous, independent assessment against the MSC standard for sustainable and well-managed fisheries.
Jun 08, 2011
The first barrel of this year's Dutch herring seasonal catch carrying the MSC ecolabel fetched EUR 67,750 at the traditional auction in Scheveningen (The Hague) on Tuesday, June 7th.
May 31, 2011
The Pelagic Freezer-Trawler Association North Sea herring fishery celebrates the start of the 2011 season with their successful re-certification against the MSC standard for sustainable fisheries.
May 26, 2011
Seafood Romo East Jutland and Isefjord blue shell mussel dredge fishery in Denmark have entered full assessment against the internationally recognised MSC standard for sustainable fishing.
Mar 17, 2011
Dutch retailer Albert Heijn and the MSC are for the second time joining forces to run a campaign promoting sustainable seafood to shoppers in the Netherlands.
Mar 09, 2011
Mars Petcare has launched its first MSC-labelled cat food as part of the company’s commitment to use only fish from sustainable sources by 2020.
Mar 07, 2011
British and Dutch consumers are increasingly committed to buying sustainable seafood products even in difficult financial times. Independent research shows a 154% increase in consumer spend on sustainable seafood in the UK, and a 50% increase in the Netherlands.