Travel Without Plastics
Officially created in 2017, Travel Without Plastic is a social entreprise working on digital guides and other tools specifically designed to support hoteliers, accommodation providers and other hospitality businesses to reduce or eliminate single-use plastic.
Travel Wihtout Plastic also designs and delivers workshops and webinars for hotels and the ongoing creation of interactive e-learning programmes to bring all of the above to life for wider stakeholders of the hospitality industry.
Since 2018, Travel without Plastic has created and updated its Let's Reduce Single-Use Toolkit for Hotels and Accommodation Providers. The latest revision due for publication in August includes additional reference to managing hygiene and plastic reduction.
Global Tourism Plastics Initiative Signatory
- Jo Hendrickx - Founder and CEO, Travel Without Plastic
Role in programme(s):
In the framework of the Global Tourism Plastics Initiative, Travel Without Plastic commits to:
- Launching a free interactive e-learning programme for hospitality employees in September 2020 which aims to support them with continuing reduction of single-use without compromising hygiene standards or customer expectations.
- Developing a micro-certification at the request of a number of hotel partners.
- Supporting businesses to meet the commitments contained within the GTPI expectations when developing materials for webinars, conferences and digital resources.