Car’s weight in rubbish collected from St Julian’s seabed

More than 60 volunteers have collected an impressive 1.5 tonnes of rubbish from the seabed off St Julian’s. The clean-up saw divers and snorkelers haul the weight of a car to the surface in just four hours. Organisers said the waste retrieved from St Julian’s Bay included: • Recyclable plastic: 72.6 kg • Plastic bottles: […]

Maltese beauty spot gets a big autumn clean up

Another Maltese beauty spot has been given a makeover just in time for autumn. Hhundreds of kilos of waste were collected in just a few hours during a clean-up event at Ghajn Rihana near Burmarrad. The valley and stream is situated between Mosta and Bidnija near the Victoria Lines and is a popular spot for […]

Malta gets another seabin to suck up rubbish

  Malta’s fourth seabin has been installed at Vittoriosa Waterfront. The floating device will help rid the yacht marina of rubbish, oil and other debris. Two workers from the Cleansing Department will be dedicated to emptying and maintaining the bins. Seabins were introduced in Malta last summer. Four have been installed so far – at […]

89.7 Bay’s Malta clean-up with Zibel hailed a success

89.7 Bay’s Making Malta Green and Clean clean-up day with Zibel has been hailed a ‘huge success’. As these photos show, dozens of volunteers were out in force on Saturday morning, cleaning up the Ghajn Tuffieha area. More than 170 enthusiastic volunteers bagged and binned over  a tonne of waste. The most common items found […]