Teaching environmental sustainability to kids through the love of books!

Children are the future. They are the ones who will have to face the consequences of the planet’s sustainability issues, and probably the ones who will need to find solutions to environmental problems that they are inheriting from us. What we teach them today is going to affect their life choices and decisions in the […]

People, Planet and Profit – The future of businesses

In technical terms it is called the Triple Bottom Line and it is the future of all businesses. The TBL is a framework to evaluate the performance of a business, and it takes into consideration the fact that businesses have a huge impact on the world and ensures that this impact is positive. Unfortunately, many so-called […]

How to embrace a Zero-Waste lifesytle

Hands up those who are living a Zero-Waste lifestyle? If I had to ask this question in front of a crowd, I don’t think I’d see any raised hands at all. Why? Because nobody is possibly living the perfect trash-free, plastic-free life that they would wish. Zero-Waste is a process, and it does not happen […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Innovative Green Business Ideas for the 21st Century

Are you an entreupreneur looking for a great new start-up? In this article we are writing down the trendiest ideas tinted green. It is evident that sustainability is the future of business. Soon governments will start (some already started) offering incentives for green businesses, and the general demand from the market is rising in line […]

A new LIVE Eco Market Online experience!

Dear Eco Market fans!As you know, the special Earth Day Eco Market event will not be taking place as planned in Gzira.Instead, we are turning it into a LIVE ONLINE ECO MARKET!This is a free event that will take place on Saturday 18 and Sunday 19 April at 10am where on each day we will present you 10 vendors […]

Vendor Feature Series #15

Today our feature presents the beautiful new trend of pre-loved items.So, out with the new, in with the old! Eco-friendly products can easily be of a second hand nature. Why not? Vogue Exchange is a second hand clothing initiative which encourages adopting a more conscious fashion choice and stands with the Fashion Revolution – a movement […]