Mina Seyahi Complex Awarded ISO14001
As part of Le Meridien and The Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi Complex's continuous effort towards Sustainable Eco-tourism and Corporate Social Responsibility, the Mina Seyahi Complex was recently awarded ISO14001, the Environmental Management System Certification from URS - a certification body accredited by United Kingdom Accreditation Services (UKAS).
The ISO14001 Certification is a recognition of the work carried out at the Mina Seyahi Complex and the environmental management system set up to protect the environment and lessen the environmental footprint.
The Mina Seyahi Complex commits to comply with all relevant legislation; minimize waste, reduce, re-use and recycle the applicable resources; continuously implement awareness programs for the associates; implement and monitor innovative methods of conserving energy and water; promote environmentally responsible purchasing and monitor and record the environmental impact after setting the target in environmental performance.
‘'Being an active corporate member of Emirates Environmental Group and supporter of Dubai Municipality's Environmental / Waste Management Campaign, Mina Seyahi Complex Management continuously launch green activities such as clean up and recycling campaigns, tree planting, recycling craft competitions, showing environmental films, in addition to participating in the local and international green activities such as UAE's Clean Up the World, Can Collection Drive, Earth Hour and Earth Day amongst others.'' explains Nabil Saad, Complex Director of Engineering.
Mina Seyahi Complex Guests are also encouraged to be involved in the eco measures through the "Green Room Program" - aimed towards the reduction of linen washing and "Sustainable Meeting Practices" - focusing on eco-friendly meeting materials and menus including organic food.