The Municipality of Malfa, on the Island of Salina, since July 2018 has said stop to the use of plastic. According to the provisions of the mayor, the sale and use of glasses, plates, cutlery, straws and disposable bags is prohibited in the municipality. On the other hand, biodegradable or compostable materials are allowed.
For take-away at home, both resident citizens and, in general, those who purchase food and drinks located in the municipal area in commercial, artisanal and administration shops, are obliged to use only disposable paper bags or other biodegradable material. and compostable, or reusable mesh bags in fabric or fabric.