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If you buy fish, you'll want to know which to eat and which to avoid. Check out our consumer advice to make the best choice and find out what we are doing to work towards a sustainable fishing industry

The one-stop shop for sustainable seafood!

MCS has launched its most comprehensive sustainable seafood advice to date, giving consumers, industry, chefs and retailers the best chance they've ever had to make the right decision when it comes to buying seafood.

There's now no excuse to make the wrong fish choice! Make sure you visit the Good Fish Guide to find out which kinds of fish MCS recommends you eat, and those you should avoid, along with recipe ideas, hints and tips, and much more.

For a more detailed search, you can try Fishonline, the website set up especially for the seafood industry to guide retailers, suppliers and chefs in buying seafood sustainably.

Latest news for Fishing for our future

Latest news image - MCS latest fish ratings urge avoid wild-caught UK salmon
posted - 2014-09-25

MCS latest fish ratings urge avoid wild-caught UK salmon

Poor conservation targets and lack of management measures see species drop to Fish to Avoid list, but ratings update also reveals better news for mackerel, herring and halibut stocks 

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Latest news image - Fishing down the food chain in the English Channel
posted - 2014-07-11

Fishing down the food chain in the English Channel

A new report shows that the English Channel ecosystem has been transformed by fishing, and species at the top of the food chain are faring badly. Read more

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Latest news image - App accolade
posted - 2014-06-10

App accolade

Our Good Fish Guide app, for Iphone and Android, topped the Guardian's 10 sustainable food apps list today. Download yours here. Read more

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Latest news image - Royal Mail stamps highlight overfishing issues
posted - 2014-06-06

Royal Mail stamps highlight overfishing issues

A set of ten stamps launched by Royal Mail shows five species of fish threatened in UK waters and five from sustainable populations. A survey also reveals public confusion when it comes to the subject of sustainable fishing Read more

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Latest news image - Does your chippy deserve an award?
posted - 2014-06-02

Does your chippy deserve an award?

We're looking to reward fish and chip shops that sell a sustainable fish dinner, and you can help to nominate yours. Read more

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Latest news image - More consultation on responsible supply of fishmeal and fish oil
posted - 2014-04-07

More consultation on responsible supply of fishmeal and fish oil

MCS pleased to see the IFFO RS Standard for Responsible Supply and Production of Fishmeal and Fish Oil entering next phase of development with a consultation on environmental and social additions. Read more

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