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British retailer to sell bycatch to support fishery sustainability

UNITED KINGDOM | Saturday, September 22, 2018
Unwanted seafood varieties rejected by other supermarkets, such as megrim, grey gurnard, whiting and pouting, which would be thrown back into the sea either dead or slowly dying, will no longer go to waste thanks to retailer Iceland Foods.

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