Established as a national test scheme in 2016-2017 with initialy 3 (4) participating harbours on the initiative of the Norwegian Environmental Agency. Extended with 5 ports during 2017. The FFL scheme was continued in 2018 and extended with 1 more port. Continued in 2019 with a total of nine participating ports along the Norwegian coast. Founded through the Norwegian Environmental Agency and administered by SALT Lofoten AS in collaboration with Nofir and local ports and waste management companies.
The ambition for 2019 is to collect 200 tonnes of marine waste.