El Ministerio de la Producción formulates, adopts, implements and oversees national policies applicable to mining activities, production and processing in the industry and fishery sectors. Enhancing its competitiveness and increased production as well as the rational use of resources and environmental protection.
To this end, gives national standards and monitors compliance.
Anoxia and ocean warming cause scallop death Peru
A study on the status of the environmental quality of the bay of Pisco-Paracas conducted by the Instituto del Mar del Peru revealed that the recent mass death of scallops recorded in the area was due to the lack of oxygen and to high water temperature.
BPA found to adversely affect fish reproduction United States
Fish exposed to the endocrine-disrupting chemical bisphenol A (BPA) can pass adverse reproductive effects onto their offspring up to three generations later, shows a new scientific study.