EU Ecolabel awarded to Croatian campsites for the first time!
This year, a total of six campsites owned by the Valamar group have become the proud bearers of the prestigious EU Ecolabel for tourist accommodation!
On the island of Krk:
Valamar’s campsites have thus become the first accommodation facilities in Croatia with this prestigious eco-label!
By protecting their natural environment, using renewable sources of energy, rational water consumption and wastewater management, reducing and managing waste, these campsites have ensured greater visibility and competitiveness on the tourist market, which is trending towards green, responsible products and services.
The EU Ecolabel promotes environmental excellence, focuses on environmental sustainability, and assists guests in identifying services and products with a reduced environmental footprint in all phases, from preparation to final use and disposal. The label is awarded to products and services that satisfy specified criteria agreed upon by non-governmental organisations, scientists and other interested parties. Products and services with the EU Ecolabel are subject to a final review by independent experts in order to ensure they satisfy high environmental protection standards.
"Green Valamar" is one of a total of nine socially responsible business programmes operated by Valamar Riviera.Through this programme, the company implements various initiatives aimed at environmental protection, as well as energy efficiency projects, both in its day-to-day business and in the framework of educating its guests, employees, and the local community in which it operates.