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Village Magazine, 1 August 2013: Organic Greenwash

Village Magazine, 1 August 2013: Organic Greenwash

Organic Greenwash Village Magazine, August 1, 2013 By Tony Lowes Pesticides from salmon farms are extremely ecotoxic to crustaceans, fish and humans The recent discovery of the chemical Teflubenzuron at hundreds of times the legal limit in the environment of a Marine Harvest salmon farm in Scotland highlights the dangers of releasing chemicals uncontrolled into … Continue reading

The Scotsman, 20 May 2013: Sainsbury’s admit ‘mislabelling’ Scottish salmon

The Scotsman, 20 May 2013: Sainsbury’s admit ‘mislabelling’ Scottish salmon

Sainsbury’s admit ‘mislabelling’ Scottish salmon By ALISTAIR MUNRO Published on 20/05/2013 15:46 SUPERMARKET giant Sainsbury’s has admitted “an error” over the mislabelling of farmed Scottish salmon. They made the confession after the Salmon and Trout Association (STA) filed a formal complaint with the Advertising Standards Authority and Trading Standards against the chain’s “erroneous claims” concerning … Continue reading