The Ecolabel "La Clef Verte"

 

THE  HOTEL CENTRE PLAGE IS APPROVED BY LA CLEF VERTE SINCE 2009

An establishment approved by Clef Verte (Green Key), it is :

a lodging that respect the environment and the natural resources, that fulfil criteria on the management of water, energy, waste, household products... 

The Green Key is a volunteer label distributed each year by an independent jury to all the sector of the ecological touristic lodging: hotel, camping, holiday cottage, guestroom, holidays flat...

 

The criteria are established internationnaly and are shared by every country. They are reevaluated each year as to remain in the vanguard and to satisfy the environmental requirement of the Fondation for Education to the Environment (FEE). 

They cover a few fields of the environmental management: 

  • ENVIRONMENTAL POLICY

General environmental management, training of the employees

  • WATER MANAGEMENT

Management and purification of the resource, pipework, watering 

  • WASTE MANAGEMENT

Waste sorting, reduction of the volumen

  • ENERGY MANAGEMENT

Energetic resources management, heat, domestic equipment, lightening 

  • RESPONSIBLE PURCHASES

Dietary, maintenance, other purchases

  • LIFE ENVIRONMENT 

Interior and exterior environment

  • ENVIRONMENTAL AWARENESS 

Information to the guest, natural activities 


CLEF VERTE HISTORY

  • Creation in Danemark in 1994 by profesionals of the hotel trading

  • Adaptation in France to camping in 1998 by the french office of the Fondation for the Education to Environment in Europe. 

  • Development in France to hotels (2005) then to furnished accomodations and guestrooms (2007)

The FEE leads this program, side by side with profesionals of tourism, customers and the Ministry of Rcology and Tourism.

OBJECTIVE : EDUCATION AND AWARENESS TO THE ENVIRONMENT FOR EVERYONE :

  • Establisments directors that apply

  • Employees through the staff formation 

  • General public and guest that visit the labelized establishments 

The Fondation for the Education to environment  "FEE" is an international association present in 60 countries on the five continents and that develop since more than 25 years educational programs to environment. It created the first Ecolabel of the world, the Pavillon Bleu (Blue Pavilion). 

Since then, other progams were born and the FEE benefits of the support of the United States' Progam for Environment and of the International Organisation of Tourism. 

Stay in an accomodation Clef Verte !