Tag: Sewage

Paris sewage reveals COVID still not flushed away

Early studies by scientists in The Netherlands, France, Australia and elsewhere suggest sewage sampling for signs of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus could help estimate the number of infections in a geographic area, without having to test every person.

‘Sewage’ seeping onto Strait Street; Action to be taken next week

One of the busiest streets of Valletta, which has been plagued with dirty water and seeping sewage for a number of years, will hopefully see the situation resolved in the coming week, Newsbook.com.mt has learnt. Valletta Mayor Alfred Zammit told this newsroom that the works will begin on Monday.

WSC invests €800,000 in 2 specialised sewer-cleaning bowsers

The Water Services Corporation has invested €800,000 in two sewage jetting and suction bowsers, an investment which, it said, “will help ensure that Malta excels in sewage treatment and continues to top EU bathing water quality charts.”

White substance leads to shut down of Gozo sewage plant

The Water Services Corporation said that an unidentified white substance was illegally discharge into the system.

Drainage problems will increase with building more homes – Gzira Mayor

Problems for the drainage system will increase if we build more homes, Gzira’s Mayor Conrad Borg-Manchè, told Newsbook.com.mt.The Mayor...

One year later: Sewage, dust and noise in Ħal Balzan

Residents were told that works in Valley Road Ħal Balzan was meant to be completed in September 2018, but one year later, residents...

Sewage discharge causes Directorate to close St Julian’s bay once again

Sewage discharge on the rocks and the sea in St Julian’s near the Wilga Street sewage ejector saw the area closed down for public...

Watch: Another sewage leak in Għajnsielem

A video taken at the Xatt l-Aħmar in Għajnsielem shows sewage flowing into the sea. The person who sent the video to Newsbook.com.mt said it happened...

Watch: Sewage overflows towards Kalkara sea

Following major public outcry after sewage was recorded overflowing in Xlendi and Xatt l-Aħmar in Gozo, several sources have contacted Newsbook.com.mt to report a...

Watch: Xatt l-Aħmar sewage investigated

24 hours after release of sewage into the Xatt l-Aħmar sea, the Environment and Resources Authority confirmed that they initiated an investigation on this case...