IFFO RS Approved Whole Fish

The following list contains the respective assesment reports for whole fish raw material for the IFFO RS standard.  If you have any queires regarding the list please contact us at standards@iff.net

The MSC certified species listed in this site were provided by some of the IFFO RS certificate holders during their application process, and as stated in the IFFO RS Standard all MSC certified species are recognised as compliant to the IFFO RS fisheries assessments elements of the standard. The IFFO RS Secretariat updates this list regularly; however, if any of the MSC species listed have had their certification removed or suspended, IFFO RS Limited takes no responsibility for the accuracy of this information and encourage all interested parties to check on the MSC website www.msc.org for the latest information and to inform the IFFO RS secretariat in case of any changes.

Last update |

06 Nov 2018 - 12:08


Approved Whole Fish | Denmark | Baltic Sprat [Sprattus Sprattus] Subdivisions 22-32, Baltic Sea (Denmark)

Approved Whole Fish | Denmark | Blue whiting (Micromesistius poutassou) - ICES subdivisions I‐IX, XII & XIV, combined stock

Approved Whole Fish | Denmark | Herring [Clupea harengus] Subdivision 25 - 29 & 32, Central Baltic Sea (excluding Gulf of Riga), Baltic countries: Denmark, Latvia

Approved Whole Fish | Denmark | Skagerrak Kattegat and Western Baltic Herring

Herring [Clupea harengus] Subdivision 30, Bothnian Sea & Subdivision 31 Bothnian Bay

Faroe Islands

Approved Whole Fish | Faroe Islands | Atlanto-Scandian (Norwegian spring-spawning) herring [Clupea harengus] - Northeast Atlantic ICES Division Va, Vb, Sub Area IIa, IIb, Sub Area IVa

Approved Whole Fish | Faroe Islands | Blue whiting (Micromesistius poutassou) - Northeast Atlantic (ICES subdivisions I‐IX, XII & XIV, combined stock)



Approved Whole Fish | Latvia | Baltic Sprat [Sprattus Sprattus] Subdivisions 22-32, Baltic Sea (Latvia)


Approved Whole Fish | Mexico | Monterrey Sardine [Sardinops sagax] - FAO 77 Gulf of California

Approved Whole Fish | Mexico | Thread Herring [Opishonema medirastre, liberatate & bulleri] - Eastern Central Pacific FAO 77


Approved Whole Fish | Norway | North Sea Sprat [Sprattus sprattus] - ICES Subarea IV - shared with Denmark