MSC certified sustainable seafood

The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) is an international nonprofit dedicated to protecting the ocean and safeguarding seafood supplies for the future. For over 20 years, the MSC has worked with fisheries, scientists, seafood companies, and seafood shoppers to build a Big Blue Future and ensure that seafood can be enjoyed now and for generations to come.

We can work together to create a Big Blue Future by looking for the MSC blue fish label when shopping for seafood.

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How You Can Support a Healthy Ocean

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12 Seasonal and Sustainable Holiday Meals

Every year we hear of new easy and creative ways to celebrate the holidays more sustainably, and festive feasts should be no exception!

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Learn about sustainable seafood

Learn about sustainable seafood

Sustainable seafood plays a vital role in feeding our growing global population and maintaining the health of our ocean. So, what is sustainable seafood?

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22 Simple Tips To Live a More Sustainable Lifestyle in 2022

22 Simple Tips To Live a More Sustainable Lifestyle in 2022

For many, the new year brings an opportunity to renew commitments to living more sustainably for the sake of people and planet.

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Ambassadors for a Big Blue Future

Gregory Gourdet, Chef Ambassador

Gregory Gourdet, Chef Ambassador

Chef Gregory is a Top Chef runner up and judge, published author, and strong advocate for sustainable seafood. He is passionate about continuing his seafood education as a chef and sharing the importance of sustainable seafood with Americans.

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Tiare Boyes, Fisherman Ambassador

Tiare Boyes, Fisherman Ambassador

Tiare is a Pacific halibut fish harvester, marine conservationist, former participant in the UN Food Champions Network, commercial diver, underwater photographer, and artist. She’s written several articles for the MSC about the important role sustainable seafood plays in global food security, and what it’s like to both conserve and catch fish.

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Charlotte Langley, Chef Ambassador

Charlotte Langley, Chef Ambassador

Chef Charlotte has been with the MSC since 2017. She is the CEO and founder of Scout Canning and is passionate about seafood education. She creates engaging online content on a wide range of topics from how to thaw and cook various types of seafood, to what to look for when shopping, to recipes and how-to guides.

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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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