Bowsers taking as much as 276 million bottles of water from groundwater
In 2017, bowers extracted 552,000 cubic metres of water - 25% of all groundwater extraction metered in 2017, and 85% of all water extracted from non-agricultural commercial...
It’s time for concrete actions to safeguard natural environment, Birdlife says
The eNGO urged the government to give importance to the environment and to put its verbal commitments into real actions
Plastic waste generated in Malta doubles within just one year

The total generation of plastic waste in 2016, excluding plastic disposed of...

The total generation of plastic waste in 2016, excluding...

Transforming trash and inspiring creativity through fashion

The national waste campaign – Don’t waste waste – held a...

The national waste campaign – Don’t waste waste...

eNGO calls on authorities to stop 'senselessly' destroying trees

The Luqa roads project will see the destruction of more than 500 trees

The Luqa roads project will see the destruction of more...

Battery recovery campaign doubles amount collected for recycling

The Batree scheme operated by GreenPak Cooperative has replaced the previous...

The Batree scheme operated by GreenPak Cooperative has...

Dirt race-track dropped from Cottonera regional park

Government nips controversy in the bud as objections mount to Ghajn Dwieli race...

Government nips controversy in the bud as objections mount...

ERA stops construction at Balluta Bay until developer installs preventive measures

The Environment and Resources Authority said that all activities were stopped after reports about the release of construction material into the sea at Balluta...

The Environment and Resources Authority said that all...

Water Services dismisses claims of absence of national water plan

The management plan led by the Energy and Water Agency outlines the roadmap to...

The management plan led by the Energy and Water Agency...

Drones: a game-changer in keeping beaches clean

Off-the-shelf drones are beinf used to monitor beached litter along...

Off-the-shelf drones are beinf used to monitor beached...

Over a decade from the ‘plastic invasion’, a recycling breakthrough

Today, four of every five drink containers used in Malta are thrown away and not recycled, despite the high environmental cost of producing plastic and a...

Today, four of every five drink containers used in Malta...

Incinerator will not free Malta of need to landfill waste, researcher warns

While significantly reducing the amount of municipal solid waste dumped into Malta's landfills, the planned waste-to-energy plant will...

While significantly reducing the amount of...

‘Full-up’ landfill at Ghallis gets one-year extension

Malta is generating an average of 600kg of waste for each inhabitant as the...

Malta is generating an average of 600kg of waste for each...

Marsaskala laments environment ministry's lapsed pledge to restore Il-Magħluq

The Marsascala local council said that the the cleaning process promised to take place at the end of summer 2017 never happened, leaving Il-Magħluq in an...

The Marsascala local council said that the the cleaning...

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