Role in programme(s):
In the framework of the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative, Futouris e. V commits to:
Sharing the Global Tourism Plastic Initiative with their members and partners as well as on social media in order to encourage others to follow and encouraging the hotels that are participating in the project “Plastic-free Balearic Islands” to join the initiative as well.
Implementing innovative pilot measures with the participating hotels and local partners in the frame of their project “Plastic-free holidays on Balearic Islands”, offering staff training and customer communication material to support the hotels in reducing plastic waste, monitoring the successes of the implemented measures in order to be able to recommend the most effective measure to the industry, and giving practical tips and advice to support tourism businesses on their plastic reduction journey.
Sharing all successes and implemented measures among their members and partners as well as with the wider tourism industry during and after the project ended and using internal as well as external communication channels, i.e. members meetings, newsletter, social media etc.
Futouris member companies are dedicating their current joint industry project to climate protection. The main aim of this project is to calculate carbon emissions caused by holiday products in a consistent way and communicating them to travel industry staff and customers to enable informed decision making, thus reducing tourism emissions.