Sustainable Seafood Chain of Custody

MSC CoC, ASC CoC, and RFM CoC Certification

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As the market for sustainable seafood grows, consumers are increasingly demanding to know their fish are sourced from responsible fisheries or farms. This has contributed to retailers making commitments to source and sell certified product. With the rise in the demand for traceability, assure your supply chain and consumers that fish can be traced to its sustainable source with Marine Stewardship Council (MSC), Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC), or Responsible Fisheries Management (RFM) Chain of Custody certification.

SCS provides accurate and efficient certification services globally for MSC, ASC, and RFM supply chain. As the first accredited MSC CoC certification body and a contributor to the development of the MSC and ASC standards, SCS is fully versed in the nuances of the requirements and on-the-ground challenges faced by certification applicants. Our team of professional auditors has a global reputation for providing thorough, timely and cost-effective service.

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By becoming CoC certified, your business will be able to:

  • Gain a competitive advantage in the marketplace by meeting retailer or customer demand for certified products
  • Access to higher margin markets
  • Manage risk by assuring your customers that your seafood comes from legal and environmentally responsible sources
  • Promote your products with consumer-facing sustainability labeling
  • Demonstrate Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Help protect the marine environment and secure fish stocks for the future

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