Earlier this month, Wasteserv Malta hosted its annual Malta Waste Reduction Awards which recognizes local initiatives contributing towards waste reduction. Nominations were drawn from different sectors of society, including businesses, NGOs, local councils, and schools.
Below is a brief description of all business initiatives participating in this year’s awards ceremony:
Eden Leisure Group (Winner of Clean Up Category)
Eden Leisure Group (in collaboration with #Żibel and the Gaia Foundation) organised a micro-plastic clean up at Għajn Tuffieħa during the European Week for Waste Reduction 2018. This was done primarily through their gym ‘Cynergi’, supported by a radio campaign which promoted waste reduction tips on 89.7 Bay. These initiatives were complemented by some other in-house activities.
Veco – Vitally Ecologic (Winner of Business Category)
During the European Week for Waste Reduction 2018, Veco used various communication channels to create awareness on the negative impact that single-use plastic has on our environment. They also created a video displaying statistics on plastic pollution around the world. A blog post was published on their website, providing r...