Seafood Watch - Seafood Guide

Mussels

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SEAFOODRATINGMARKET NAMESLOCATION/CERTIFICATIONHOW CAUGHT/FARMED
Mussels Best Choice: These fish are abundant, well managed and fished or farmed in environmentally friendly ways. Blue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Worldwide Farmed
Mussels Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. B lue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Marine Stewardship Council Certified Wild
Mussels Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. Blue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Aquaculture Stewardship Council Certified Farmed
Mussels Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. Blue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Naturland Certified Farmed
Mussels Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. Blue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Canadian Organic Certified Farmed
Mussels Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. Blue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Friends of the Sea Certified Farmed
Mussels Good Alternative: These are good alternatives to the best choices column. There are some concerns with how they are fished or farmed – or with the health of their habitats due to other human impacts. Blue, Black & Green Mussels, Muurugai Global Aquaculture Alliance BAP Certified Farmed


Mussels, Wild, Marine Stewardship Council Certified


Summary

Seafood Watch conducted an eco-certification benchmarking study to identify which standards are consistent with our sustainability criteria. We identified the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) standard as equivalent to at least our yellow "Good Alternative" recommendation.MSC Certified


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