Beaches Negril Receives EarthCheck Platinum Certification
August 28, 2012 - Beaches Resorts - Awards
Leading certification and benchmarking organization, Earthcheck, put Beaches Negril Resort & Spa’s environmental standards to the test and the environment has spoken!
Consistently demonstrating its commitment to host communities and high standards of environmental care, over a period of ten years or more, Beaches Negril has joined an elite number of organizations around the world in achieving the highest level of EarthCheck Certification possible: “Platinum.”
“This achievement highlights the long term commitment that Beaches Resorts has shown to the communities and environment of the Caribbean,” explained EarthCheck CEO Stewart Moore. “They’re well ahead of most governments and industry players globally as a result of their efforts, and serve as a leader in the field of sustainable practices.”
Beaches Negril chose meaningful approaches to sustainable tourism, involving the use of EarthCheck’s science-based software and tools to measure the effectiveness of its environmental and corporate social responsibility practices over the past decade.
Beaches Negril Resort & Spa joins its sister properties, Sandals Negril and Sandals Grande Riviera, at the Platinum certification level, making the luxury hotel chain, Sandals Resorts International, the only resort company to be awarded three platinum awards from the internationally acclaimed EarthCheck.
As a result of consistently adhering to the highest standards over the last decade, Sandals Resorts and Beaches Resorts' Platinum recognition attests to the resort company's leadership in hospitality sustainability.
For more information or to stay at one of these Platinum-Certificated resorts, visit http://www.beaches.com/earthcheck/.