Construction waste: land reclamation is option in draft national strategy
Other options include polluter-pays principle, mandatory recycling targets, and extending spoil ground off Grand Harbour for dumping at sea
Western coast saves Malta from worse storm damage, scientist says
Academic says extreme wind and wave conditions are known to have a return period of the order of 10 years
28 medical and environmental organisations call for action on air quality

The Centre of Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA) this month issued a report showing that 11,000 deaths in Europe had been avoided due to lower...

The Centre of Research on Energy and Clean Air (CREA) this...

Over 10,000 back coalition to keep Miżieb and Aħrax free and open

Malta’s largest ever coalition for public countryside access asks Robert...

Malta’s largest ever coalition for public countryside...

[WATCH] WasteServ in educational campaign on waste-to-energy project

WasteServ launches information campaign on project ECOHIVE, the largest waste...

WasteServ launches information campaign on project ECOHIVE,...

Hunters have no title to Miżieb and l-Aħrax tal-Mellieha, Lands Authority says

Lands Authority confirms that the FKNK has no title to Miżieb and l-Aħrax tal-Mellieha, independent candidate Arnold Cassola says 

Lands Authority confirms that the FKNK has no title...

NGOs launch coalition in defence of open spaces and to oppose Miżieb takeover

Launch of Coalition in Defence of Open Spaces: Spazji Miftuħa aims to preserve access to public open spaces

Launch of Coalition in Defence of Open Spaces: Spazji...

Quarry extension foreseen in mysterious Wied Incita quarry application

A 2018 planning application to extend the Wied Incita quarry between Zebbug and Attard by 12,500 square metres remains shrouded in secrecy, being listed as an...

A 2018 planning application to extend the Wied Incita...

Malta generated 269,316 tonnes of municipal waste in 2015

In 2015, 92.8 per cent of municipal waste was treated by landfilling marking...

In 2015, 92.8 per cent of municipal waste was treated by...

CABS: Galdes should tell trappers to ‘look for another hobby’

NGO says instead of wasting Maltese taxpayers money to defend the indefensible...

NGO says instead of wasting Maltese taxpayers money to...

Front Harsien calls for restrictive rural development guidelines

Describing Toni Bezzina’s Rabat application as...

Describing Toni Bezzina’s Rabat application as...

Only 10% of hunters report kills as catch figures plummet

Hunters’ declared autumn catches plummet by around 100,000 birds, raising...

Hunters’ declared autumn catches plummet by around...

BirdLife Europe: ‘Malta making a mockery of Birds Directive derogation’

‘Finch trapping season is not in line with the Birds Directive and Malta is making a mockery of the terms of their accession treaty,’ BirdLife...

‘Finch trapping season is not in line with the Birds...

650 whales stranded on New Zealand coast

Hundreds of whales dead after mass stranding in New Zealand

Hundreds of whales dead after mass stranding in New Zealand

[ANALYSIS] PN green proposals: the firm, the vague and the unmentioned

The Nationalist Party’s new environmental policy contains a number of binding commitments, some vague ones which leave leeway for interpretation and a...

The Nationalist Party’s new environmental policy...

José Herrera dodges question on hunting during meeting with MEPs

The Maltese environment minister was asked how Malta oversees its derogation...

The Maltese environment minister was asked how Malta...

eNGOs welcome PN’s green pledges

‘Finally, one of the two main parties has realised its role to protect health and quality of life of all’ -  Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar

‘Finally, one of the two main parties has realised...

PN would convince AUM to save Zonqor site - Busuttil

The PN has outlined a wide-reaching vision for the environment in a document...

The PN has outlined a wide-reaching vision for the...

Higher rate of discarded vehicles leads to hazardous waste generation

The amount of hazardous waste generated in 2015 grew by 36.4% due to an...

The amount of hazardous waste generated in 2015 grew by...

New swan spotted in St Thomas Bay, wing injured - BirdLife Malta

BirdLife Malta has said that a Mute Swan observed in St Thomas Bay this morning...

BirdLife Malta has said that a Mute Swan observed in St...