Updated: Jun 28
An easy first step, become part of a global solution and contribute to the tourism industry and a healthy planet is reduce the amount of plastic waste produced by the tourism sector.
Join the World Tourism Organization, the United Nations Environment Programme and the Ellen MacArthur Foundation who officially announced the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative to eliminate problematic or unnecessary plastic packaging and item.
What can you do? Your business do? Take action!
- Take action to increase the amount of recycled content across all plastic packaging and items used;
Engage the value chai
n to move towards 100% of plastic packaging to be reusable, recyclable, or compostable; - Commit to collaborate and invest to increase the recycling and composting rates for plastics; and - Report publicly and annually on progress made towards these targets.