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Not litter, but Compost!

submitted by ALP Paola : Alexandros Tokatlidis  for 15-18
campaign: litter-less-campaign-entry
dissemination(s): school media
filed under campaigning-photo Photos
awarded: Participation

Bin your peels in the compost box in your garden and reuse their nutrients to grow other plants.



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Be a person of solution, not a person of pollution.

submitted by Independent Candidate : Gabriel DeBono  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): other, Social Media
filed under Photos reporting-photo

A trail of pollution in our main water source. What would we do without this resource.

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Is sustainability a Joke

submitted by Independent : Isaac Sam Camilleri  for 15-18
campaign: litter-less-campaign-entry
dissemination(s): newspaper, other, radio, Social Media, tv
filed under Articles
awarded: Commended, Finalist

Junior college Malta’s biggest sixth form this year decided to put plastic covering everywhere including in green areas with the plastic ended up degrading with rain in the grass and also introduce paper wristbands which were given to every student upon entry of campus. I decided to contact the school administration, University of Malta Rector office and the minister for the Environment, Climate change and planning Dr Aaron Farrugia.

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Thousands of single use plastic bags for shopping!

submitted by St Nicholas College Rabat Middle School : Benjamin Vella  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): notice board, other, school media, website
filed under Articles
awarded: Finalist

This article is about the amount of single-use plastic bags we use every time we go shopping. A case study was carried out at a fruit and veg shop and the owner was questioned about the matter, together with some regular costumers. It is shocking to learn how many plastic bags one person can use during a single shopping trip! An alternative was pointed out for us to use instead of single-use plastic bags, mesh bags. This type of bag is reusable, washable and has holes to allow the fruit and veg to breathe while stored in the fridge. This would be a great way to help the environment with a simple change in our every day habits.

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Nature Takes Over

submitted by St Nicholas College Rabat Middle School : Luigi Said  for 11-14
campaign: yre-entry
dissemination(s): notice board, other, school media, website
filed under Photos reporting-photo
awarded: Finalist

In one way or another, nature will find a way!

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