[WATCH] Plastic fruit and veg packaging can’t be reduced till contract expires, Herrera tells students
The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A that government would be looking to find a new way of packaging fruit and veg in school once the contract runs out
Smart bin revolution led to people doubling the amount of plastic they trash
In just five months, the equivalent of 3.1 million plastic bottles was collected in 40 villages
Restaurant by the pumps: fuel station’s piecemeal plan to add two-storey eatery

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a full-blown restaurant on land currently used for parking

McQueens petrol station in Burmarrad wants to build a...

Met office says devastating storm in Sicily won’t affect Malta

Meteorological Office says Malta still expecting good weather despite a storm...

Meteorological Office says Malta still expecting good...

Bolder light pollution rules set to change Maltese nightlife

Clearer and darker: commercial signage, billboards, churches and monuments will...

Clearer and darker: commercial signage, billboards,...

Off with the off-roaders! Għajn Rihana valley to get 128 security cameras

128 security cameras deployed to fight bikers, vandalism and illegal dumping in Għajn Rihana valley in Burmarrad

128 security cameras deployed to fight bikers, vandalism...

St Nicholas College students ranked top climate detectives by European Space Agency

Students from St Nicholas College analysed rainfall and temperature impacting water flow and farming in Qlejgħa Valley

Students from St Nicholas College analysed rainfall...

Manoel Island project permit revoked, developers have to redo EIA

Manoel Island projects hits major snag after Environment and Planning Review...

Manoel Island projects hits major snag after Environment...

Gozo hotel would gobble up 530 sq. metres of ODZ land

The six-storey hotel will have an approximate total gross floor area of 8,000...

The six-storey hotel will have an approximate total gross...

Letiz the turtle released after four years in rehab

Letiz the turtle, who had been in rehab for for years after choking on a...

Letiz the turtle, who had been in rehab for for years after...

New law would allow development applications on someone else’s land

If approved as it is, the new planning law resurrects the prospect of people...

If approved as it is, the new planning law resurrects the...

Updated | Legal amendments 'to empower' Ornis Committee, parliamentary secretariat says

BirdLife official says amendments to Conservation of Wilds Birds Regulation were passed without prior discussion with Ornis Committee

BirdLife official says amendments to Conservation of Wilds...

Genetic study aims to reduce inbreeding amongst Maltese hunting dogs

Study by Maltese and Italian scientists aims to shed a light on the origins of...

Study by Maltese and Italian scientists aims to shed a...

Revised university plans fall short of avoiding environmental destruction – Graffiti

Moviment Graffiti says revised plans of American University of Malta still unacceptable due to use of ODZ land

Moviment Graffiti says revised plans of American University...

[WATCH] Mellieha farmers fear fireworks ‘time-bomb’

Farmers in Tal-Ghajn up in arms against a proposed fireworks factory in the area

Farmers in Tal-Ghajn up in arms against a proposed...

‘Weakness of MEPA demerger bills aggravated by weak SPED’

Church’s environment commission lambasts ‘rhetoric and marketing...

Church’s environment commission lambasts...

Health projects planning system exemption ‘contravenes EU law’

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar hits out at government for quietly amending a law...

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar hits out at government for...

Time for summer paws

Where to take your dog for a swim? And where are BBQs on beaches banned? Use our map to guide you

Where to take your dog for a swim? And where are BBQs...

Senglea 'Gardjola' and bastion to undergo restoration works

€250,000 restoration project launched by Cabinet members Owen Bonnici and...

€250,000 restoration project launched by Cabinet...

Wasteserv launches educational campaign on Organic Bag Pilot Project

Over 3,800 households reached so far

Over 3,800 households reached so far