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Faroese mackerel, herring and blue whiting win MSC certificates

Jun 16, 2016

Faroese fisheries landing over half a million tonnes of oily fish each year have been MSC certified as sustainable and well-managed fisheries.

Low discard Faroese cold water prawn fishery wins MSC certificate

Dec 10, 2013

Three Faroese vessels supplying Maresco A/S are now certified for their cold-water prawn fishing.

Fisheries certification update: November 2013

Nov 07, 2013

Since the last MSC newsletter in July 2013, new fisheries from around the world have been certified and recertified as meeting the MSC environmental standard.

Royal blue for Queen Scallops as Faroes fishery is MSC certified

Oct 17, 2013

Certification follows a 14 month assessment and five year effort to get MSC certified.

Sealord New Zealand launches MSC ecolabel on pack

Aug 28, 2013

Sealord New Zealand launches their commitment to use the Marine Stewardship Council ecolabel on pack with celebrity chef Tom Kime.

Faroese saithe wins MSC certificate

Jul 04, 2013

The Faroe Islands saithe fishery has been MSC certified as a sustainable and well-managed fishery.

MSC certificate suspended for Faroese herring fishery

Jun 21, 2013

The MSC certificate for the Faroese Pelagic Organisation Atlanto-Scandian herring fishery has been suspended today by certifier Det Norske Veritas

MSC welcomes action plan on mackerel

Jun 26, 2012

The MSC has today welcomed an action plan that is aimed at solving the ongoing mackerel dispute in the North East Atlantic.

MSC announces recipients of new scholarship award

Jun 26, 2012

Chris Poonian from the University of Nottingham and Giulia Gorelli from the Institut de Ciences del Mar have each been awarded an MSC research grant.

Certifier confirms Independent Adjudicator’s decision on Faroese mackerel in MSC assessment: fishery exits MSC programme

Apr 13, 2011

DNV has confirmed the Independent Adjudicator’s decision to uphold an objection to the certification of the FPO North East Atlantic mackerel fishery to the MSC standard.