Shoppers can now easily purchase responsibly-caught wild-caught seafood from fisheries certified sustainable by the Marine Stewardship Council (MSC) or rated green or yellow by the Blue Ocean Institute or Monterey Bay Aquarium with ease and confidence.
What does BOI stand for?
BOI stands for Blue Ocean Institute
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- Base Oil Interchange
- Basic Operators Interface
- Basis Of Issue
- Battles of Infinity (game)
- Bay of Islands (New Zealand)
- Be Online Inc (Madison, SD)
- Best of Italy
- Bill of Information
- Binding Origin Information (customs)
- Blogging on the Island (Galveston, TX)
- Board Of Inquiry
- Board of Investigation (USACE)
- Board of Investment
- Board of Investments (Philippine authority)
- Boiron SA (stock symbol; France)
- Boise (Amtrak station code; Boise, ID)
- Boise, ID, USA - Boise Municipal Airport (Gowen Field) (Airport Code)
- Bond of Indemnity
- Born on the Island (Galveston Island, Texas)
- Branch Output Interrupt
Samples in periodicals archive:
Seafood is bought only if it is on the "green list" from the Blue Ocean Institute and the Monterey Bay Seafood Guide.
The new measurements from the Arctic underscore how severe the problem of Ocean acidification is, said Carl Safina, a professor of ecology and founder of the Blue Ocean Institute.
Seaver is involved with both the Blue Ocean Institute and the Seafood Choices Alliance, and most recently, he left his restaurant positions behind to assume a full-time Development Chef position with D.
One planned profile-raiser is a series of courses centered on a new curriculum called the Blue Ocean Institute.
Wild Planet demo coordinators will help educate consumers about the importance of choosing truly sustainably sourced seafood based on the recommendations of the MBA Seafood Watch[R] Program, Blue Ocean Institute and Greenpeace online resources.
To determine the sustainability of a particular seafood item, Holland America Line and Marine Conservation Institute referred to well-established seafood ratings/rankings - from Monterey Bay Aquarium Seafood Watch, Blue Ocean Institute Guide to Ocean Friendly Seafood, World Wildlife Fund Sustainable Seafood Guides, Environmental Defense Fund Seafood Selector and others.
The two excerpted essays that follow come from Carl Safina, president of Blue Ocean Institute, who reframes the notion of sacrifice, and Alan Weisman, author of The World Without Us (Thomas Dunne Books), who suggests that the only way to compel people to care about the planet is to appeal to their self-interests.