Tag: Construction Waste

35 quarries licensed to receive construction waste

A total of 35 quarries across the country are licensed to accept construction waste, figures supplied in Parliament show.

Dumping rubble at sea a possibility, minister suggests

Environment Minister Aaron Farrugia suggested that the dumping of construction waste at sea could be a short-term solution as disagreements on waste disposal has brought roadworks across the country to a standstill.

Malta generates less waste in 2018, but construction waste on the...

Malta registered a 4.8% drop in the amount of solid waste generated in 2018, but construction waste – which accounts for nearly three quarters of the amount – bucked the trend with an 11.8% increase.

No one charged with illegally dumping construction waste in Ta’ Qali...

Opposition MP Ryan Callus observed that no one has been charged in connection to the illegal dumping of construction waste in Ta'...

Illegal dumpers should have their vehicle licences suspended – MDA

Those illegally dumping construction waste should face ‘drastic consequences criminal actions,’ the Malta Developers Association has said.This could include, ‘the...

‘Disposal of construction waste in sea is possible’ – Muscat

The Prime Minister warned that Government is prepared to enforce the law unless the development industry starts to abide by regulations. This...

Watch: Construction waste dumped into the sea

Partit Demokratiku says there is no political direction in favour of construction sustainability and in the demolition of buildings.

‘A clear admission that current development is not sustainable’ – KA

The Interdiocesan Environment Commission (KA) pointed out that, if in terms of dumping construction waste the 'demand is far greater than the supply', then...

Government publishes photos showing waste removed from Qortin

Electronic waste which was temporarily stored at Qortin landfill in Xagħra, Gozo was removed, according to two newly published images by the Government. The...

Waste dumping at sea would damage marine environment – NGOs

The sea could become the ‘next to fall victim to environmental degradation’, two environmental NGOs have said.The Nature Trust and the Foundation for Environmental...