Plastic straws to be replaced with new recyclable strawless lid and alternative-material straw options. The move builds upon a $10 million commitment to develop a fully recyclable and compostable global cup solution. @Starbucks
Six Senses is excited to publish results based on energy and water consumption, solid waste, waste diversion and carbon footprint gathered from all properties. @Six_Senses_
Scandic Hotels, the leading Nordic hotel company, has decided to stop using plastic straws and cocktail sticks in all of its hotels to help to reduce the harmful impact these products have on the environment. @ScandicGlobal
The owner and operator of The Peninsula Hotels and commercial properties and clubs will also transition towards phasing out single-use plastics by 2020. @PeninsulaHotels
ItÕs essential that the tourism industry embraces the Industrial Revolution 4.0 to accommodate the digital advances that will make sustainability a reality.
The tourism sectorÕs role and responsibility in contributing to sustainable development on a global scale was the central message delivered at the opening of the 2018 edition of the ITB Berlin travel trade show by Zurab Pololikashvili, Secretary-General of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO). @UNWTO