Fair Trade USA and the Aquaculture Stewardship Council to pilot the Fair Trade add-on to some ASC certified farms
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Consumers who prefer responsible farmed salmon will be increasingly common.
Our customers not only want a quality product but they also want assurance that the products they are buying are responsibly produced.
To be able to meet the ASC standard we had to make changes in how we clean the water from the ponds. ASC requires, for example, sedimentation ponds and waste water channels to improve water quality.
ASC certificatiopn allows us to prove to our customers that we are committed to responsible aquaculture.
ASC certification is a global label and a way of providing open accountability. Adhering to strict environmental standards is an investment in the future of the business.
Fair Trade USA, the leading certifier of Fair Trade products in North America, and the Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC), the leading certification and labelling program for responsible aquaculture, have signed…
Wando County in South Korea recently demonstrated its commitment to responsible seafood, as a local producer became the first in the country to achieve ASC certification, and the local government…
The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) has today officially introduced its new Improver Programme, an initiative to facilitate accessibility of the standard by helping producers that are not yet ready for certification…