Aquaculture Stewardship Council

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council (ASC) is an independent non-profit organization which sets a standard for sustainable aquaculture . It is comparable to the Marine Stewardship Council promoting and certifying sustainable fishing . [1]

The Aquaculture Stewardship Council was founded in 2010 by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) and the Dutch Sustainable Trade Initiative (IDH). [2]

See also

  • Forest Stewardship Council
  • Marine Stewardship Council
  • Stewardship

Notes and references

  1. Jump up^ (in French) Council for the good management of aquaculture,Migros(page visited on 14 November 2015).
  2. Jump up^ About the Aquaculture Stewardship Council, www.asc-aqua.org (page visited on 14 November 2015).

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