Zero Waste Week 7-11 September

The 5 Rs – Refuse, Reduce, Re-use, Recycle, Rot.  You have heard of these before, I am sure, but how ingrained are these concepts in your daily life? Are you just aiming to reduce waste? Or are you also mindful of what you buy and what you consume? On occasion of Zero Waste Week, here […]

Preparing for the planet’s climate future

How are you taking the threat of global warming? Are you considering happening it slowly or quickly? Are you thinking of how many people, or animals, or eco-systems, are going to be effected by it?  Take 11 minutes of your time now to listen to this TED TALK. David Wallace-Wells explains in a very clear way […]

Let’s connect back to nature!

Welcome back to our Eco friendly Malta Blog!  Today we are grateful for so many things! We all have been an unusual experience and lived a situation that we could have never imagined. It was a dark time where the outside world was forbidden to us and almost all of us were practically locked in […]

ECONYL – the futuristic fabric

ECONYL® regenerated nylon is a truly innovative and futuristic fabric; it is made from waste, it’s infinitely recyclable and can unleash infinite possibilities for makers, creators and consumers. It’s all part of the ECONYL® brand vision to make the world a better place by pioneering closed loop regeneration processes and delivering sustainable products. After four […]

A message to all local fashion influencers

We remain with the Sustainable Fashion theme and today we have a guest post by Tonya Lehtinen, who runs a pre-loved / vintage business with the brand of ‘Vogue Xchange’. The cute shop in Gozo sells not only clothes, but also accessories such as sunglasses, bags, shoes, belts etc. Tonya just took on a sustainable initiative, […]

Fast Fashion vs Sustainable Fashion – All the Why’s

The term ‘fast fashion’ is an approach to quick and cheap creation and clothing and it is done by keeping production costs low and advertising budgets large. Many popular fashion brands such as H&M and ZARA operate in countries where they can employ cheap labour with unsafe working conditions and operate with low or non-existent […]

Seabirds, Climate Change and Humans – we are all connected!

Guest post by Esther Cuschieri Huy, Birdlife Malta Today we feature a write-up with some really cute and interesting facts about three particular seabirds species common in Malta; and we’ll understand how even the survival of these species is threatened by human recklessness and global climate change.  The Mediterranean Sea is an important area for […]

Mobility and the air we breathe

Guest post by PAF – Project Aegle Foundation Air quality has become quite the surprising hot topic since the COVID-19 outbreak. No one would have guessed or hoped for the impressive effect global lock downs would have had on the air we breathe. With 20% of the world in lock down and emission decline of up to […]

A new exciting product in the market!

We at the Eco Friendy Malta Blog love discovering new Eco-friendly products and we are particularly excited about TAPP Water Malta. It is the ultimate sustainable product with a number of benefits attached; first and foremost it eliminates the need to purchase water in single use plastic bottles. Besides that the unit is 100% sustainable […]

A virtual event for body-mind-soul-planet goodness

The coronavirus pandemic is a stark reminder of the vulnerability of humans and the planet in the face of global scale threats. In reality, we are facing a double emergency, as the need to tackle climate change has remained as urgent as ever. This is why the work of Eco Market Malta does not stop […]