The BRC Global Standards are a suite of four industry-leading Technical Standards that specify requirements to be met by an organisation to enable the production, packaging, storage and distribution of safe food and consumer products. Originally developed in response to the needs of UK members of the British Retail Consortium, the Standards have gained usage world-wide and are specified by growing numbers of retailers and branded manufacturers in the EU, North America and further afield. Certification to a Global Standard, which is achieved through audit by a third party Certification Bodies.
Resolution excluding squid trawlers repealed Argentina
The Federal Fisheries Council has finally gone back on a controversial ruling excluding trawlers from squid fishing after receiving strong criticism from entrepreneurs from Mar del Plata and trade unions.