Abalone The Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) has developed standards for sustainably managed and traceable wildcaught seafood. The number of fisheries that meet MSC ecolabel standards has steadily increased. Today, 219 fisheries are MSC-certified, representing more than 10 million tons of seafood, and more than 20,000 seafood products bear the blue MSC ecolabel. Additionally, over 98 fisheries are engaged in the assessment process to become MSC-certified.