Sustainable Seafood Certification Partners

FishChoice ensures that the sustainability information for your seafood products is always up-to-date by partnering with the leading sustainable seafood certification programs. Learn more about our certification partners below.

Aquaculture Stewardship Council

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) is an independent, international non-profit organization that manages the world's leading certification and labeling program for responsible aquaculture. ASC's mission is to transform aquaculture towards environmental sustainability and social responsibility using efficient market mechanisms that create value across the supply chain. ASC delivers on this... Learn more

Best Aquaculture Practices 2-Star

Organized in 1997, the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) developed the Best Aquaculture Practices certification standards and encourages the use of responsible aquaculture practices. GAA also works to improve production and marketing efficiencies, and promote effective, coordinated regulatory and trade policies. The mission of the Global Aquaculture Alliance is to further environmentally... Learn more

Best Aquaculture Practices 3-Star (Feed Mill)

Organized in 1997, the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) developed the Best Aquaculture Practices certification standards and encourages the use of responsible aquaculture practices. GAA also works to improve production and marketing efficiencies, and promote effective, coordinated regulatory and trade policies. The mission of the Global Aquaculture Alliance is to further environmentally... Learn more
BAP Three Star - Hatchery

Best Aquaculture Practices 3-Star (Hatchery)

Organized in 1997, the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) developed the Best Aquaculture Practices certification standards and encourages the use of responsible aquaculture practices. GAA also works to improve production and marketing efficiencies, and promote effective, coordinated regulatory and trade policies. The mission of the Global Aquaculture Alliance is to further environmentally... Learn more

Best Aquaculture Practices 4-Star

Organized in 1997, the Global Aquaculture Alliance (GAA) developed the Best Aquaculture Practices certification standards and encourages the use of responsible aquaculture practices. GAA also works to improve production and marketing efficiencies, and promote effective, coordinated regulatory and trade policies. The mission of the Global Aquaculture Alliance is to further environmentally... Learn more

Fair Trade Certified

When consumers purchase a product with the Fair Trade Certified™ label, they know the fishermen and workers who produced it got a fair deal for their hard work. This means better prices and wages, safer working conditions, environmental protection, and additional Community Development Premiums to invest in much-needed projects like education, healthcare, and clean water.The Fair Trade... Learn more

Food Alliance Certification

Food Alliance is a non-profit organization that certifies farms, ranches, food processors and distributors for sustainable agriculture and management practices. Operations that meet Food Alliance’s standards, as determined by a third-party site inspection, use certification to make credible claims for social and environmental responsibility, differentiating their products and strengthening their... Learn more

GLOBALG.A.P.

GLOBAL G.A.P. is a leading global certification program whose mission is to bring farmers and retailers together to produce and market safe food, to protect scarce resources, and to build a sustainable future. The GLOBALG.A.P.'s Integrated Farm Assurance (IFA) standard for aquaculture is recognized by the GFSI for its food safety criteria and by the GSSI for its environmental aspects. Furthermore... Learn more

Marine Stewardship Council

The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) fishery certification program and seafood ecolabel recognizes and rewards sustainable fishing. The MSC operates a global seafood certification program where wild capture fisheries can become certified as sustainable to the MSC standards for sustainable fishing and suppliers can receive chain of custody certification for seafood traceability standards. ... Learn more