Sofitel ‘The Palm Dubai’ achieves Sustainability Award

‘The Palm Dubai’ has become the first hotel property on Palm Jumeirah to be awarded the ISO 14001:2004 Certification.

This award was given for its outstanding implementation of the Environmental Management System, following a detailed EMS audit conducted by “German Cert”, a global certification and training institute, accredited by DAkkS in Germany.

It is also the first hotel within the Sofitel Luxury Hotel Brand in the MENA region to be awarded the ISO 14001:2004 certification.

The resort has already received its first “Green Globe Certified Hotel” distinction within the Accor Group.   Rohit Salunke, director of engineering said on the occasion :

“The resort has received many accolades during the year for its commitment towards sustainability, resulting from great team work and coordination between all departments across the entire hotel operations, where the ISO 14001 certification is not the last,”