Blog — Explainer RSS

[EXPLAINER] 8 Facts about plastic In Malta that you didn't know

In March we are running a series on social media about plastic polution and waste in Malta. TAPP Water Malta researched facts about plastic waste and polution in Malta and came up with 8 amazing facts that most of us do not know. These facts came from two official government reports. The Single Use Plastics Policy For Malta 2020 - 2030  The effectiveness of plastic waste management in Malta  

Continue reading

[EXPLAINER] The plastic free office in Malta - is it possible?

Welcome to 2021 and with the New Year starting for us all TAPP Water Malta is thinking about a plastic free office in Malta. We researched the best ideas for your office in Malta to aim for a plastic free environment and came up with the following greatideas for your plastic free office. Benefits As an individual trying to get senior management interested or as a senior manager trying to get team members involved you may find that focussing on the benefits of a plastic free office in your environment may work wonders. Here are just a few benefits: great pr opportunities saves money encourages health and wellness for employees team building non-profit goal orientated ueful for training and development...

Continue reading

[Explainer] 5 reasons to buy a water filter in Malta today

If you are considering having a water filter at your home in Malta here are 5 great reasons for making the decision today. 1. Convenience Imagine not having to manage the purchase or storing of all those plastic bottles, with a tap water filter in your home in Malta all you have to do is turn on the tap and you have instant filtered water. A tap water filter is also more convenient than a jug filter, mainly because you will have no need to wait for the water to filter in the jug, or refill and wait again if you need more than a litre or so. The TAPP 2 TWIST is very low maintenance, just change your filter...

Continue reading

[EXPLAINER] Is filtered tap water in Malta healthier than bottled water?

Bottled water is often portrayed as being healthy due to the nutrients in the water giving rise to health benefits. The reality though maybe somehwat different. In 2005 The World Health Organisation held a conference to look at the implications of consuming hard water, the impact of minerals on health and the potential cardio vascular health benefits. The conclusion was that it was likely that hard water with a high mineral content helped reduce cardio vascular health problems and that magnesium was the main contributor to this. (WHO Water Saniation Health Conference 2015) The nutrients that are most interetsing in water supplies are Calcium, Magnesium, Flouride, Sodium, Copper, Selenium and Potassium. There are a number of studies that confirm that...

Continue reading

[EXPLAINER] Why plastic recycling in Malta is not the answer to the plastic crisis

The Times of Malta published a detailed analysis by David Marinelli of of why it just makes sense to stop buying plastic alltogether. I highly admire anyone who does the research and is an expert to the level that the author obviously is, however for myself as a consumer I am keen to get to the salient points so this short Explainer seeks to provide an executive summary of David's indepth analysis iand some factual bullet points to back up the summary. It's shocking really - if you are like me and diligently sort your waste, feel good about disposing of your grey bag and think you are doing the planet a favour - think again. It's a myth...

Continue reading

Net Orders Checkout

Item Price Qty Total
Subtotal €0,00

Shipping Address

Shipping Methods