Latest News for: Malta waste


Sant’Antnin plant 'on track' to blossom into recreational green park, WasteServ says

Independent Online 12 Apr 2024
WasteServ remains committed to advancing its green circular economy agenda, exemplified by its ongoing implementation of Malta's largest-ever investment in waste management infrastructure, totalling half a billion euros.

BirdLife request to stop opening of spring hunting season rejected

Independent Online 09 Apr 2024
“It is nothing but vile for extremists to persist in abusing and wasting the time of our Courts following two similar Court decisions that threw out Birdlife Malta's warped arguments, as also did a referendum,” the group said.

WasteServ files response to legal challenge regarding waste-to-energy plant

Independent Online 08 Apr 2024
"While WasteServ regrets that the filing of the appeal will hold up the implementation of a project which is essential for Malta's environment and waste management goals, it awaits the outcome of the ...

TMID Editorial: Illegal hunting, smuggling and trapping

Independent Online 02 Apr 2024
There are other voluntary organisations, like the Malta Ranger Unit, who also patrol the countryside and post about, for instance, illegal trapping, waste in the countryside, and other environmental crimes.

If the economy is so good, why is there a problem with pensions? – PN spokesman

Independent Online 31 Mar 2024
So, the influx carried on, meaning contributions to the N.I increased and it was even announced how Malta’s economy was one of the best in the world ... Less waste of capital and its injection into where the country needs it is crucial.

Empowering families: Innovative cross-cultural child-parent food waste education project

The Malta Independent 15 Mar 2024
Fostering Multicultural Harmony Through Zero Waste Cooking, a new project launched by NWAMI International Malta and supported by APS Bank, aims to combat food waste and build a sense of togetherness ...

WasteServ announces winners of 11th edition of Malta Waste Reduction Awards

The Malta Independent 13 Mar 2024
Schools, regional councils, NGOs, companies, and individuals are among the winners of the 11th edition of the Malta Waste ... The winners of the 11th edition of the Malta Waste Reduction Awards are.

Serving It Up: Love of pickleball led Xirinachs to help open facility in Ballston Spa

The Daily Gazette 07 Mar 2024
... facility to the greater Saratoga area, and thought he had a site in Malta ... “I found a location in Malta and waited for things to start happening, but it ended up being a waste of time and money.

PCRB endorses WasteServ’s gold standard procurement process for waste-to-energy plant

Independent Online 23 Feb 2024
“This waste-to-energy facility is essential for Malta to move away from the primitive way of managing waste through landfills, which are costly to operate and harmful to the environment.

PN presents private member’s bill amending Malta’s organ donation laws to Speaker

Independent Online 21 Feb 2024
... PN private member’s bills, specifically the organ donation and the food waste bills, as well as the bill proposing that environment is added as a fundamental right in Malta’s constitution.

Total amount of generated waste in 2022 up by 4.4 per cent when compared to ...

Independent Online 13 Feb 2024
The total generation of solid waste in Malta during 2022 amounted to 2.6 million tonnes, increasing by 4.4 per cent when compared to 2021 ... taking place in Malta was recorded for inert mineral waste.

Eurostat: Municipal waste increase in Cyprus, country still behind on recycling

Stockwatch 09 Feb 2024
Cyprus was also the country with the fourth smallest amount of waste recycled per person (100 kg), significantly lower than the EU average (249 kg) ... Municipal waste generation varied considerably among the EU members.

Cyprus lagging behind in recycling as municipal waste soars

CyprusMail 09 Feb 2024
In comparison, countries like Austria (516 kg), Denmark (411 kg), and Germany (409 kg) led the way with the highest amounts of recycled waste per person, while Romania (36 kg), Malta (75 kg), and Greece (90 kg) reported the lowest figures ....

Extraction of raw materials to rise by 60% by 2060, says UN report

The Observer 31 Jan 2024
Under the European Green Deal, EU countries’ material and waste footprints are monitored and logged online ... Finland also generates the most waste per person in the EU (20,993kg), while Croatia produces the least (1,483kg).