Retail giant Tesco has this week announced that it plans to expand its Marine Stewardship Council seafood range to over 100 products.
A statement said “We are committed to playing our part to protect the world’s oceans and fish stocks, whilst ensuring that customers can enjoy great quality fish at affordable prices. We’ve a growing range of Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) certified seafood and I am excited to announce this month we surpassed 100 products.”
Shoppers can now buy great sustainable fish from every one of Tesco’s fresh fish counters across the UK. There’s also a wide variety of MSC-certified pre-packed, frozen and canned seafood products in our stores.
That’s an increase in their MSC product range of over 500%. Tesco’s marine sustainability experts ensure all their seafood is responsibly sourced, which means we track the sustainability of each fishery we source from and ensure there are plans in place to address any key concerns.