Friend of the Sea is a project for the certification and promotion of seafood from sustainable fisheries and sustainable aquaculture. It is the only certification scheme which, with the same logo, certifies both wild and farmed seafood. Friend of the Sea started as a project of the Earth Island Institute, the NGO which operates the successful International Dolphin-Safe project. Some of the main world retailers participate, such as Carrefour Italy, Coop Italia, Eroski, Manor and Finiper. Some important producers also have their products certified.
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... The Friend of the Sea is an NGO founded in December 2006 to conserve marine habitat and resources by means of market incentives and specific conservation projects ... are audited onsite by international certification bodies, against Friend of the Sea criteria ... Certification bodies currently auditing against Friend of the Sea criteria are Aqa, Bureau Veritas, IFQC and SGS ...
... Friend of the Sea is a non-profit international organization that supports the conservation of oceans ... Friends of the Sea uses aquaculture and certified fisheries to maintain the seafood stock ... the carbon footprint Currently 30 fisheries around the world are certified under the Friends of the Sea ...
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