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Environment & Ecosystem

Environmental Statement

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts embraces environmentally sustainable business practices and continues to seek new ways to proactively green our operations. Fairmont Hotels & Resorts are located in some of the world’s most diverse and picturesque locations, and the company was founded on an enduring connection to the land and communities where we do business. As a leading travel provider, Fairmont is reliant on destination health to be profitable and is committed to preserving the places where our guests and colleagues work, live and play. Fairmont is resolutely aware of the business impacts associated with the environment and we are taking proactive steps to reduce our carbon output and help mitigate the effects of global warming through:

  • The Environment Pillar
  • Property level “Sustainability Teams” who are responsible for executing the Sustainability Partnership Program locally by raising awareness and incorporating sustainability into all department operations and ensuring that the company’s various sustainability programs are in place
  • Reducing our use of energy, water, and waste produced and consumed by our properties through formal programs
    • Monitoring, recording, benchmarking and setting targets on our environmental performance
  • Providing necessary training and resources/materials to stakeholders in order to meet our environmental objectives
  • Incorporating our environmental commitments into key business decisions

Fairmont has always been at the forefront of environmental activism within the hospitality sector and is known for taking a leadership stance on issues affecting our planet. We believe global warming poses a significant threat to our planet and are committed to addressing this issue within the context of our environmental programming.

Fairmont's Environmental Policy