Sølvtrans operates in accordance with international shipping standards when it comes to emissions to air and sea. Newbuildings and upgrades are built according to existing requirements and upcoming environmental regulations.
The company has thorough guidelines that affects and improves the working environment, and contributes to protect the external environment. The employees are encouraged, through cooperation and training, to have an environmentally friendly engagement that contributes to minimize pollution from the company’s activities.
Sølvtrans applies the most environmentally friendly method available for sea lice treatment. In 2011, more than 90 % of treatments performed by the company’s well-boats were made using hydrogen peroxide, which leave no residuals harmful to the marine environment or to the treated fish.