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Sustainability programmes & reports
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Sustainability Certification Programme
  • Certification Programme - EarthCheck Gold
  • Certification Company - EarthCheck
  • 5 years of certification
  • Independent audit every year


Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Programme
  • Managed independently with own CSR
  • Programme Name - BANYAN TREE CSR PROGRAMS 1 TO 5
  • 9 years of certification
  • Independent audit every year
Management Company - Corporate Sustainability Programme
  • Managed independently with Company Sustainability Programme
  • 9 years of certification
  • Independent audit every year

Carbon Footprint

Year: 2018

Direct Emissions 6,899,226 tonnes CO2
Indirect Emissions N/A
Total Emissions N/A
Carbon Offset Activity N/A
Carbon Footprint N/A
  • Direct Emissions + Indirect Emissions = Total Emissions - Carbon Offsets = Carbon Footprint
  • Indirect emissions includes business air and ground travel of employees, freight deliveries and waste (food, packaging and water).
  • To be Carbon Neutral or Carbon Zero, hotels should use Renewable Energy, reduce carbon where possible and carbon offset the rest.
Sustainability Benchmark
  • The organisation has a formal sustainability policy in place.
  • The level and type of operations and their potential impact on the local environment (social, economic, environment) has been documented.
  • A green team exists and a coordinator has been appointed.
  • Staff receive training on sustainability and responsible business management.
  • Sourcing of local goods and services including local employment is actively supported.
  • The organisation is aware of and complies with all regulatory requirements (including but not limited to environmental, social, cultural, quality, health and safety).
  • An up to date legal compliance register is in place.

The hotel has prepared and implemented a comprehensive communication strategy to accurately inform all internal and external stakeholders on their environmental and social sustainability policy programs and responsible business initiatives.

Disclaimer: Properties listed in NOW Sustainability Tool are required to take an EarthCheck assessment and arrange an independent audit directly during the term of their contract, or the property can also provide their own rigorous, accountable and transparent audit and annual report. This is published in the NOW Tracker section with their annual progress. NOW Transforming Hospitality GmbH shall have no liability for the accuracy of the information and cannot be held liable for any third-party claims or losses of any damages. The user shall have the right to view the information and usage for the purpose for which it is intended and disclosed. The information contained on this web page does not constitute a confirmed offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any product or service and should not be relied upon in connection with any investment decision.

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