Wal-Mart Ranking

Page - May 22, 2009

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Redlist species sold

Atlantic cod, net-pen farmed Atlantic salmon, tropical shrimp and prawns, and yellowfin tuna.

Kudos

  • Shares its sustainability policy with customers on its website.
  • About 35 per cent of the way to meeting its goal of all certified seafood.
  • Sells relatively few Redlist species.

Criticism

  • No plan for remaining Redlist removal.

  • Labelling lacks on products that are not certified.
  • Policy does not extend to other products that contain fish ingredients such as pet food, jewelry and supplements.

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