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Hyatt to Significantly Reduce Plastic Waste

Hyatt to Significantly Reduce Plastic Waste

Hyatt Hotels Corporation is announcing a series of initiatives to reduce plastic waste at Hyatt hotels globally, including introducing large-format bathroom amenities and reducing single-use water bottles by June 2021. The following initiatives will be

Cruise News
Ponant Supports Aldabra Clean Up Project

Ponant Supports Aldabra Clean Up Project

Ponant has announced a partnership with the Aldabra Clean Up Project to combat plastic pollution and preserve the Aldabra Atoll in the Seychelles as well as raise global awareness. Ponant and the Aldabra Clean Up

Aviation News
Qantas Announces Ambitious Waste Reduction Target

Qantas Announces Ambitious Waste Reduction Target

The Qantas Group has announced an ambitious plan to become the world’s first airline to reuse, recycle and compost at least three-quarters of its general waste by the end of 2021. Announcing the plan as

Aviation News
Delta Refinery to Use Feedstock from Waste Plastic

Delta Refinery to Use Feedstock from Waste Plastic

A portion of the oil refined by Monroe Energy will come from synthetic feedstock converted from waste plastic, under an agreement announced last week with Agilyx, an environmental technology and development company. Under the agreement,

Taste & Travel
Recycle Your Coffee Cups at Edinburgh Airport

Recycle Your Coffee Cups at Edinburgh Airport

A new initiative aimed at recycling coffee cups at Edinburgh Airport aims to cut down on the number going to waste. Almost 3 million cups are sold at the airport each year, which if laid

Tourism News
Booking.com Announces Annual Booking Booster Startup Program

Booking.com Announces Annual Booking Booster Startup Program

Today Booking.com, a leader in travel technology, announces the opening of applications for the third annual Booking Booster accelerator program for startups in sustainable tourism. Booking.com is calling startups from around the world that are

Aviation News
Air New Zealand to Lift Plastic Waste Reduction

Air New Zealand to Lift Plastic Waste Reduction

The airline committed to replacing five single-use plastic products across domestic services, including water cups, café cups, and lids, Koru Hour cheese plates and lids, as well as 9 types of plastic bags network-wide, with

Cruise News
MSC Cruises Plastic Reduction Programme

MSC Cruises Plastic Reduction Programme

MSC Cruises announced a commitment to eliminate single-use plastics from its entire fleet globally and introduce sustainable alternatives if available. As a first step, the Company has already taken action to replace by the end

Hotels & Resorts
IHG to Reduce Plastic Waste

IHG to Reduce Plastic Waste

InterContinental Hotels Group will remove plastic straws from the global estate by the end of 2019, representing more than 5,400 hotels in nearly 100 countries. Plastic straws have already been removed from nearly 1,000 hotels