Mǽr is a product from the Lerøy seafood group and in corporation with the company Ocean Forest.
Lerøy Seafood Group is a world-leading seafood corporation with a history reaching back to 1899. The Group´s core business is production of salmon and trout, catches of whitefish, processing, product development, marketing, sale and distribution of seafood. Every single day, all year round, our 4,500 employees deliver seafood corresponding to five million meals daily.
Lerøy Ocean Harvest is subsidiary company of Lerøy Seafood Group ASA, producing and processing macroalgae for feed, food and other valuable products, from seedlings to finished product.
In 2013 Lerøy and The Bellona Foundation (an international environmental oranization based in Oslo, Norway) joined forces, creating the company Ocean Forest AS with the aim to achieve more efficient recycling of the unexploited resources in the environments surrounding fish farms. Excess nutrients in the sea generated by the production of fish are a resource that can be utilized for production of species lower down in the food chain like seaweed, mussels and polychaetas.
More about Ocean Forest: https://www.leroyseafood.com/no/barekraft/innovasjon/ocean-forest/