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Icelandic blue whiting fishery receives MSC certification

ICELAND | Saturday, January 20, 2018
The Icelandic Sustainable Fisheries, blue whiting fishery obtained a certification by the Det Norske Veritas Conformity Assessment Body, against the MSC Fisheries Standard.

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