Dolphin Safe: Seafood

This single issue label addresses dolphin safety, based on using/not using a net called a “purse seine” that can inadvertently catch and harm dolphins.

Requires Verification/Inspection

FoodPrint Label Criteria

Wild or Farmed


Fish and Ecosystem Welfare

Ensures optimal stocking densities
Prohibits purse seine nets
Restricts incidental bycatch*
Minimizes disruption to ecosystem

*Only pertains to mammals


Tracking system in place for chain of custody (NA)
Tracking system in place for origin

Worker Welfare

Prohibits forced labor and human trafficking
Prohibits child labor
Fair/living wages ensured
Health protections

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