Developing sustainable aqua feed solutions

Sustainability

We are devoted to developing innovative feed solutions and a sustainable global aquaculture.

Sustainability News

About our sustainability efforts
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Successful Nordic RAS workshop

The interest shown in the 4th Nordic RAS workshop was overwhelming. BioMar was again a main sponsor of this bi-annual workshop.

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Great interest in sharing knowledge about aquaculture

The Aquaculture Europe Conference 2017 in Dubrovnik, Croatia, gave inspiration to a broad audience of people interested in getting updated in the latest developments in aquaculture topics. BioMar was again the Gold Sponsor of this very successful Aquaculture Europe Conference organized by the European Aquaculture Society.

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BioMar launches a new, highly environmentally friendly vessel

In two weeks’ time, the MS Nyksund, a new high-tech vessel for shipping fish feed will be put into service for BioMar. As part of the process of modernising BioMar’s shipments of fish feed, an agreement was signed in 2015 with NSK Shipping AS for the construction of a new feed carrier. The ship was formally handed over earlier this week at the Tersan shipyard the site responsible for construction. The ship is owned and operated by NSK Shipping.

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BioMar top rated salmon sustainability fish feed company

BioMar tops the chart for the most transparent reporting of sustainability for independent salmon feed companies, adding strength to their core strategic focus of driving and leading sustainable practices within the industry.

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Our guiding principles

How we secure a high standard of our business
BioMar’s GRI Report

Strong commitment to sustainability

BioMar’s GRI report outlines our ambitious targets for sustainability, but also shows the strong commitment that the BioMar Group has had over the years to developing sustainable and responsible solutions throughout its activities.

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Guidelines & Reporting

Our guidelines and reporting systems

The BioMar Group has a comprehensive set of guidelines and we apply a high level of control to ensure that our goals are met. Furthermore, we commit to increased public transparency of our activities by reporting through our GRI report.

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Transparency & Food Safety

Complete traceability is fundamental to food safety. BioMar procedures and registrations contribute to full traceability both forwards and backwards in the food production chain. All feed ingredients can be traced back through BioMar's production and warehouses to the supplier of each individual raw material. Similarly, any raw material or finished feed can be traced to the individual farmer who has received the feed from BioMar.  

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Environmental Footprint

The global need for food will increase, and aquaculture can become a very important player in establishing sufficient and sustainable food production, according to the UN.

BioMar works with customers to improve the sustainability of their farming activities. We use sustainably sourced raw materials – delivered by responsible suppliers. We enhance transparency and traceability throughout the whole supply chain.  And we always search for new and more sustainable raw materials.

We always strive to reduce our own environmental footprint. 

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Sustainability insights

Sustainability is about harvesting nature's resources so that they replenish themselves and are not depleted.

Sustainability

The world's population is growing. Rapidly. We need food production that can replenish itself. Sustainability has become a question of life and death. 

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Sustainable aquaculture

In a situation where the world needs more food and few can deliver, aquaculture has acquired even greater responsibility. 

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BioMar’s contribution

BioMar was the first company within the aquaculture industry to be certified as sustainable, according to the DNV ProSustain standard.

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Sustainable aquafeed

Sustainable farming starts with sustainable feed. Success in our sustainability programme is based on how BioMar deals with and resolves the sustainability challenges involved with obtaining raw materials from all over the world, processing the raw materials and creating and supplying high-quality products and services for our customers.

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Sustainable Seafood

Stories about our efforts for securing sustainably produced seafood

Sourcing in BioMar

We secure that raw materials are responsibly sourced, with full traceability. For transportation of raw materials our focus is reducing the environmental footprint.