Stable lower levels of environmental contaminants in Greenland halibut
In view of new results from recent monitoring, NIFES believes that there is no longer a scientific basis for maintaining the closure of Greenland halibut fisheries in areas of the Norwegian Sea.
Preliminary results from the monitoring of illegal substances and pharmaceuticals in farmed fish in 2015
The analyses of Norwegian farmed fish in 2015 showed that the applicable maximum limits were not exceeded. However, traces of delousing agents were detected at a higher percentage of the samples, compared to previously years. Food safety has been assessed as good.