Philea Resort and Spa, Melaka Receives The Green Hotel Award 2016
15th August 2016, Melaka - Philea Resort and Spa, Melaka was recognized for its commitment to the environment, receiving the Green Award at the ‘Anugerah Hijau Negeri Melaka Tahun 2016’ for hotel category, awarded by the Chief Minister of Melaka YAB Datuk Seri Ir. Hj. Idris bin Hj. Haron.
|Receiving the trophy was the resort’s Executive Assistant Manager Connie Chin, awarded by the Chief Minister of Melaka|
The prestigious award adds to a list of green accolades that includes the Best Green Hotel by the state of Melaka and Top-10 Eco-Friendly Hotels by Agoda.com, applauding the outstanding environment efforts by the resort.
The annual Green Award recognizes environmentally-conscious organizations that have shown excellence in green practices. The stringent judging criteria include energy and water efficiency, waste recycling, air quality management and environmental sustainability.
The green ambassadors are appointed within the resort to promote the benefits of going green, cultivate moral values among the associates, conduct Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities, execute and disseminate information related to environment conservation and sustainability.
“We are all thrilled to achieve second place in the significant Green Award for the hotel category at the ‘Anugerah Hijau Negeri Melaka Tahun 2016’. We strive to operate our resort with optimal efficiency as we are committed to pursuing a triple-bottom line approach of environmental, financial and social responsibility. We hope to inspire associates, guests and business partners to take action in the communities where we live and work,” said Connie Chin, the resort’s Executive Assistant Manager.