MarinTrust Logo Guidelines

MarinTrust, formerly known as IFFO RS, is the leading independent business to business certification programme for the production of marine ingredients consisting of:

As a business-to-business certification programme the use of the MarinTrust logo is not eco-labelling directed at the end user of the marine ingredient products. All certified and accepted sites under the MarinTrust Programme must sign the Licence Agreement and Claims policy. This agreement allows MarinTrust to further protect and enforce the integrity of the logo and claim usage. 

Certified sites who wish to use the MarinTrust Logo must do so in line with the MarinTrust Brand Guidlines and send artwork for approval to standards@marin-trust.com prior to use. 

A transition period is set in place to allow companies to adjust to the new branding guidelines, more information on the transition and requirements can be found here

What do you need to do?

So what is it than you need to do? All you need to do is take the following 2 steps.

  1. Phase out the use of the IFFO RS and/or IFFO RS CoC logo and ensure that these logos are no longer in use after 1st May 2021, and use the MarinTrust logo and claims in line with the brand guidelines and Licence Agreement and Claims policy
  2. All Certified Sites must sign the MarinTrust Licence Agreement and Claims Policy available in the downloads section of this page and return to standards@marin-trust.com  by 1st August 2020. All Improver Programme Accepted Sites must sign the MarinTrust Improver Programme Claims Agreement available in the downloads section of this page and return to standards@marin-trust.com  by 1st August 2020.
  3. All certified sites and all Improver Programme Accepted sites are required to pay the annual £250 logo licencing fee, per plant. 
Who can use the MarinTrust logo?
Reporting misuse of the Claim/logo

MarinTrust has robust requirements for the authorised us of the MarinTrust mark or claim. If in the case that a MarinTrust mark or claim to MarinTrust / MarinTrust CoC certification or acceptance to the MarinTrust Improver Programme has been misused, please contact MarinTrust directly on standards@marin-trust.com.