Salmon Scotland to face sustainability claim challenge

Congelados Pacifico produces around 10,000 tonnes of Atlantic salmon per year. Photo: Salmon Farm Protest Group/Marine Photobank

Two conservation and community groups have submitted a complaint to the Competition and Markets Authority over claims made by Salmon Scotland

Wildfish and Coastal Communities Network Scotland are challenging the use of the term ‘sustainable’, arguing that salmon farms around Scotland can not claim to meet this description.

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