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Scandic Hotels to stop using plastic straws and cocktail sticks

Scandic Hotels to stop using plastic straws and cocktail sticks

Press Releases   •   May 29, 2018 08:36 BST

Scandic Hotels, the leading Nordic hotel company, has decided to stop using plastic straws and cocktail sticks in all of its hotels to help reducing the harmful impact these products have on the environment.

The hotel chain Scandic nominated for prestigious German Sustainability Award

The hotel chain Scandic nominated for prestigious German Sustainability Award

Press Releases   •   Sep 17, 2014 14:17 BST

Scandic is one of three nominees for the internationally recognised German Sustainability Award “Deutscher Nachhaltigkeitspreis.” Scandic is also the first hotel chain ever to be nominated. The award, which goes to people, cities and companies that promote the idea of a sustainable society, received 800 submissions this year.

Scandic reduces its environmental impact - Sustainability report – first half of 2013

Scandic reduces its environmental impact - Sustainability report – first half of 2013

Press Releases   •   Sep 02, 2013 08:01 BST

The report for 2013 shows a continued reduction in the areas of water, energy and waste. During the first half of 2013, Scandic’s energy consumption fell by 0.42%, water consumption was down 3.26% and unsorted waste was 10.17% less, compared with the same period last year. Emissions of carbon dioxide have, however, risen by 4.71%.

Scandic restaurants to stop using palm oil

Scandic restaurants to stop using palm oil

Press Releases   •   Jul 04, 2013 15:33 BST

For environmental reasons, Scandic has decided to discontinue the use of palm oil and replace it with rapeseed and sunflower seed oil. The hotel chain’s 160 restaurants use around 75 cubic metres of oil in deep-frying every year. Palm oil is grown in areas which were previously covered by tropical rain forests – forests which are regarded as the most diverse eco systems in the world.

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Scandic winner of Project ICARUS Travel Supplier Outstanding Achievement Award

Scandic winner of Project ICARUS Travel Supplier Outstanding Achievement Award

News   •   Nov 19, 2014 14:11 GMT

We are happy to announce that we have won yet another award, the Project ICARUS Award, for responsible business practices.

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Inger Mattsson, Director Sustainable Business

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