Grieg loses 96,000 salmon in chlorine leak, investigation underway

Published on
August 12, 2021

Some 96,000 Atlantic salmon, equating to around 430 metric tons (MT) of biomass, were lost in an accidental chlorine leak at Grieg Seafood Finnmark's harvesting plant in Alta, northern Norway, the Bergen, Norway-headquartered fish farming group has confirmed …

Photo courtesy of Grieg Seafood

Contributing Editor reporting from London, UK

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