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.
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