Tag Archives: sustainable fishing

Greenpeace exposes 20 European fishing vessels responsible for destructive fishing

GREENPEACE IS exposing today 20 of the most destructive fishing vessels operating under European flags, ownership or management, two months ahead of a European Union (EU) deadline to end overfishing. All 20 vessels have been singled out because of their enormous capacity to catch fish and their impact on overexploited fish stocks, vulnerable marine species…
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International initiative launched to promote sustainable salmon fishing

INDUSTRY LEADERS from the global salmon farming sector yesterday (15TH August) launched a new international initiative to promote sustainable salmon fishing practices.   The new Global Salmon Initiative (GSI) brings together 15 of the world’s biggest salmon producers under a single commitment of industry cooperation and transparency within the supply chain, to drive sustainability progress.…
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Caterer moves to pole line caught tuna

BAXTERSTOREY HAS has reinforced its commitment to sustainable sourcing with a move to 100% pole and line caught tuna. The change sees BaxterStorey fully adopt the highest sustainable tuna specification.   Pole and line caught tuna ensures ethical sourcing by guaranteeing that each fish is individually caught, thus limiting the impact on tuna stocks and…
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INTERVIEW with Mike Berthet

Q. Mike, you are somebody admired by Footprint for the enormous amounts of work you do in the cause of sustainability. Tell us what has driven you in your relentless work?   Because of our responsibility as leaders of the industry, we do take it very seriously. My overriding desire is that chefs of the…
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