Get caught drinking from the tap: why better taste is the next step in Malta’s water revolution
Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its quality of taste. But a project to improve its taste is behind a drive to make consumers choose this cheaper water instead of...
‘Less poop, more trees’ – children turn walking into an urban exploration
The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing ‘Nimxu Mixja’ project have taken a definitive stand in favour of a better urban environment, as MaltaToday...
At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

Malta with one of EU’s lowest rates of female farm managers

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese women managing...

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese...

Business booming for batching plants, yet few have environmental permits

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to infrastructural projects. But only five out of scores of Maltese batching plants are covered by an...

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to...

[WATCH] Global centre for climate-friendly travel research to be set up in Malta

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said Malta wanted to be a trailblazer in efforts to identify and address the impacts of travel on climate change

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said Malta wanted to be a...

You can start camping again in Comino, Ambjent Malta confirms

Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation works on the...

Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation...

[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...

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A...

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...

In 2017, bowers extracted 552,000 cubic metres of water...

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

The eNGO urged the government to give importance to the...

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...