ASC certification at Arnarfjörður farming sites ASC
During the week 8 – 12th of March the initial multisite- audit for Hringsdalur, Haganes and Steinanes be made by a third party.
ASC (Aquaculture stewardship council) certifies environmentally and socially responsible seafood which confirms that certified farmsite is farming salmon in responsible way against the environment and community. Does Arnarlax need to undergo an extensive certification process and meet many requirements to get certified.
Information about ASC can be found here and the latest version of the standard here.
Further information can be provided by Silja Baldvinsdóttir, Quality manager of Arnarlax.