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Certified Sustainable Seafood

We’re the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) - an international nonprofit on a mission to end overfishing and ensure seafood is caught sustainably. This World Ocean Day, we’re celebrating the MSC certified sustainable fisheries working hard t

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Sustainable Fisheries Help Protect Our Ocean

What does the MSC blue fish label mean?

What does the MSC blue fish label mean?

The little blue fish provides assurance that the seafood you chose came from a certified sustainable fishery.

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Find out how fisheries are always improving

Find out how fisheries are always improving

Fisheries don’t stop improving once they become MSC certified. They make a long-term commitment to sustainability and to keep up with global best practice.

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Five Common Questions About Seafood Sustainability

Five Common Questions About Seafood Sustainability

As concerns over climate change and questions about seafood sustainability grow, it is important that everyone discuss the ocean’s health and how their purchasing choices can have a positive impact on our blue planet.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

As people learn more about the sustainable seafood movement, we’re asked more and more questions. Here, we’ve shared some commonly asked questions about the Marine Stewardship Council and the larger world of sustainable seafood:

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How is the MSC funded?

How is the MSC funded?

The MSC is fortunate to benefit from the generous support of donors who share our mission and vision. We also receive funds when our partners choose to use the blue MSC label as a mark of the sustainability of their products.

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