Whole Foods Introduces Enhanced Farmed Seafood Standards

Whole Foods Market yesterday announced that it has implemented new standards for its farmed seafood that will require vendor partners to successfully pass an independent, third-party audit ensuring that their aquaculture operations have a minimal impact on the environment.

AUSTIN, Texas — Whole Foods Market yesterday announced that it has implemented new standards for its farmed seafood that will require vendor partners to successfully pass an independent, third-party audit ensuring that their aquaculture operations have a minimal impact on the environment. The operations must work in a way that does not harm sensitive habitats such as wetlands and mangrove forests, and must monitor water quality to prevent pollution. Farm-to-fork traceability will also be requ

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