Costco Pulls Threatened Fish from StoresMar 10th, 2011 | By Environmental Headlines -- CT environmental news | Category: Top Story
Read more here: Costco Pulls Threatened Fish from Stores – NYTimes.com.
Care2 and Greenpeace got together to let Costco, one of the largest seafood retailers in the U.S., know they should only be selling sustainable seafood.
After 8 months of pressure, Costco listened and decided to stop selling 12 “red-listed” seafood species, including orange roughy, shark and Atlantic halibut. Seafood on the red-list is caught or farmed in ways that harm the environment and other marine life.
Read more here: Costco to Become Leader in Sustainable Seafood Industry.