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Green Key is a worldwide available eco-label awarded to leisure organisations, such as hotels, hostels, campsites, holiday parks, small accommodations, conference centres, restaurants and attractions.

Green Key aims to:

• Increase the use of environmentally friendly and sustainable methods of operation and technology in the establishments and thereby reduce the overall use of resources

• Raise awareness and create behavioural changes in guests, staff and suppliers of individual tourism establishments

• Increase the use of environmentally friendly and sustainable methods and raise awareness to create behavioural changes in the hospitality and tourism industry overall.

The label is since 1994 active.

Certifying Organisation Foundation of Environmental Education (FEE)
Partner Organisation/s UNEP, UNESCO, UNWTO
Travel Countries International, 56 Countries
Certified Tourism Services

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Sustainability Areas Environment, social, cultural, economic issues
Transparency Link to the Standard
Assessment Process On site Third Party Assessment
Market Place Accommodations, Restaurants & Catering Services,
Conference Centers, Attractions, Camping& Holiday Parks
License Period 1 Year, with on-site audits in year 1,2 and every 3rd year
International recognition GSTC recognised standard: for hotels and hostels (February 2016)

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Personal Title Mr.
Firstname Finn
Lastname Bolding Thomsen
Job Title Green Key Programme Director
Organisation Foundation for Environmental Education
Postal Address Scandiagade 13 , 2450 Copenhagen, Denmark
Phone Number +45 7022 2427
Fax Number -
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Released 06/11/2017
Country World
Keywords CEU1, CEU10, CEU11, CEU12, CEU13, CEU14, CEU15, CEU16, CEU20, CEU22, CEU24, CEU27, CEU3, CEU31, CEU33, CEU34, CEU35, CEU36, CEU41, CEU42, CEU43, CEU44, CEU45, CEU46, CEU5, CEU7, CEU8, CEU9, CSRBIODIV, Certification, Global, MPCACC, MPCACT, MPCATT, MPCRES, SFP, awardingorganisations, GSTC recognised
Organization Type NGOs, Partnerships, Networks, Projects NGOs, Partnerships, Networks, Projects
Supporting Solutions Type Certificates Certificates
Topics Certification & Marketing
Operational level Global