29 Jul '11, 12pm

John West and Greenpeace Set Sustainable Fishing Targets

John West and Greenpeace Set Sustainable Fishing Targets

I have a special affection for tuna. I wrote my thesis on how to legally protect the Bluefin. Overfishing is a complicated situation fraught with geo-political issues. The bluefin is undeniably a money maker. However, it is a fact that the oceans of the world are being depleted of fish-stock largely due to over-fishing as well as illegal fishing and improper allocation of resources among stakeholders. As a result, this has become a key matter of CSR for companies dealing with seafood. When it comes to tuna, experts agree that pole and line caught skipjack tuna is the most sustainable form. According to a Greenpeace report, the most sustainable UK brands include Sainburys, Co-op and Marks & Spencers. Endorsing sustainable fishing goes a long way towards protecting declining fish-stocks. Greenpeace has been a long-term critic of John West (a UK based seafood marketer) which ...

Full article: http://www.triplepundit.com/2011/07/john-west-greenpeace-...

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