This sub-metric is used to evaluate the metric : ""5.2 Sustainable fishing""
With this metric we aim to publicise and compare the policies adopted by the main distributors in Spain regarding the responsible purchasing and marketing of their fish and aquaculture products and their efforts in certification, labelling, legislative compliance, non-commercialisation of illegal fishing, no conflicting fish and the promotion of sustainable fishing.
Up to 20% of the world's fisheries are illegal, according to the United Nations (UN), which negatively affects the marine ecosystem. Moreover, 33% of the world's fish stocks are overfished.
According to this organisation, sustainab
We will "assign a" "YES" "to this question if:
- The company openly declares that it requires a Code of Conduct or written commitments from its suppliers that contemplate responsible fishing practices focused on a more sustainable fish catch and production.
We value any type of governance system, with efficient control and audit measures that guarantee the practice of a Sustainable Fishing Policy among its suppliers.
We will assign a "NO" if:
- Relevant sources are omitted within each type of emissions, such as
This information can be found in any of the following reports published on the companies' website:
- Annual memory
- Corporate Social Responsibility Report
- Sustainability Report
- Environmental Report
- Report on Carbon Footprint
- Non-Financial Information Statement (EINF)