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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Taj Palace Hotel Dubai Gets Silver Certificate from EarthCheck For its Green Practices

The Taj Palace Hotel Dubai has been awarded the prestigious EarthCheck Silver Certificate. This incredible achievement is reflective of the hotel’s unwavering commitment to environment friendly policies in keeping with the world’s highest environmental standards.

Mr. Ahmed Badawy, Acting General Manager, said, “EarthCheck is the world’s most recognized and largest environmental management program, designed specifically for the travel and tourism industry. We are truly proud of this accomplishment that reflects our dedication to green and sustainable practices designed to limit our carbon footprint. Respect for environment is part of our core values and therefore integral to our operations. We have roll-out a number of simple initiatives in this respect that has helped us to significantly reduce waste, water and energy consumption.

Achieving EarthCheck Silver Certificate is not an easy task and many organisations do not make it past the benchmarking stage. Securing a highly-ranked benchmarking result requires a strong commitment across all levels of an organization and the imbedding of sustainability principles into all policies and procedures.

The Taj Palace Hotel Dubai is conveniently located in the heart of Deira, minutes’ from the international airport, within easy reach of the business and commercial district, touristic sites, shopping malls, leisure and entertainment facilities, the beach and creek, as well as the Dubai Metro line. The hotel features 159 rooms and suites plus 90 apartments as well as superb dining and leisure options. The unbeatable combination of luxury, location, convenience and comfort guarantees true value for money at Taj Palace Hotel Dubai.

For more information about the hotel visit http://www.tajhotels.com