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Best Practices for Tuna Freezer Purse Seiners under the UNE 195006 Standard
Responsible tuna fishing, RTF

Best Practices for Tuna Freezer Purse Seiners under the UNE 195006 Standard

Responsible fishing: added value for the consumer

The sustainability of extractive tuna fishing is one of the challenges to be faced over the coming years. The way to implement optimum practices that really contribute to the industry's sustainability (its Social, Economic and Environmental aspects) is becoming one of the sector's key issues.

Certification of freezer tuna purse seiners based on the UNE 195006 Standard,addresses all critical aspects in the tuna fishing industry by fully auditing the vessels under the requirements stipulated in the UNE 195006 Standard..

AENOR's RTF Chain of Custody certification, shown by the AENOR Conform Stamp, lets consumers know which canned tuna products have been responsibly fished.

  • Food Sector: Product certification

Chain of custody audits may be fully integrated with BRC, IFS, ISO 22000 and FSSC.

  • AENOR Responsible Tuna Fishing Certificate for Freezer Purse Seiners
  • AENOR Responsible Tuna Fishing Chain of Custody Certificate for canning companies
  • User Licence for the AENOR Responsible Tuna Fishing Conform Stamp

Responsible Tuna Fishing

  • Over 40 vessels have currently chosen this certification procedure and several canneries have chosen to certify the chain of custody for their canned tuna.