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on September 27, 2018

#tbt: Slave fishing assessment for pet food ingredients

A database helps pet food companies assess the risk of specific fish species or products, such as fishmeal, being associated with forced labor.

Three years ago, the New York Times published the story of enslaved fishermen laboring on Thai fishing vessels that supplied both the human and pet food markets. Despite global attention, a report by Human Rights Watch found that forced labor on these fishing boats continues. Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood…

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