Frozen Nordic shrimp 125/175 from sustainable fishing in Quebec. In addition to tasting great, northern shrimp has many health benefits. They are low in fat, high in protein, Omega-3, Omega-6, vitamin B12, vitamin B3, phosphorus and niacin. Fished in Quebec, they are certified by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC). The MSC label guarantees that your fish has been caught responsibly.
The 3 principles of the MSC label
To be MSC certified, a fishery must respect 3 fundamental principles:
Sustainable fish stocks
Fishing effort must be at a level that ensures the sustainability of fish populations.
Minimized environmental impact
Fishing activities must be managed to maintain ecosystem structure, productivity, function and diversity.
Effective fisheries management
The fishery must respect the laws in force and must have a management system allowing it to adapt to the various changes.
Size: about 454g