FAQ

Frequently asked questions:

1. Why should I stop painting with copper paints when they are allowed in the EU?

2. How do biocides affect living organisms?

3. How do small leisure boats (compared to the bigger boats like ferries and cargo ships) affect the marina environment?

4. Why are there still barnacles on my boat hull when I paint it?

5. Why should I cover myself when applying the paint to the hull? Does it have an effect on my health?

6. Is it more environmentally friendly to paint with a more toxic paint once in five years rather than with a milder paint ever year?

7. Do the alternative methods really work?