The Fishing industry (SFAV)


The fishing industry has set up an organisation for funding its ship-generated waste processing – Stichting Financiering Afvalstoffen Visserij (SFAV). Shipping companies pay a contribution to the SFAV. Under the contract, participating vessels can provide a fixed annual quota of their bilge water and household chemical waste. MAIN is responsible for waste collection from fishing vessels in the ports of Delfzijl, Eemshaven, Lauwersoog, Harlingen, Den Oever, Den Helder, IJmuiden, Scheveningen and Stellend