Sustainable Development our commitments


we have made 21 commitments in favour of sustainable development.

Health, nature, carbon, innovation, local development, employment and dialog: 21 commitments for the well-being of our world.

In all our hotels, we work with employees, guests and partners to reinvent hotels – sustainably.
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planet 21 is

7 pillars
21 commitments
In 90 countries

See what Novotel has achieved

  • 78% of our hotels offer eco-labeled products (cleaning products, wall paint or floor covering)
  • 81% of our hotels promote balanced dishes in their restaurants
  • 91% of our hotels organize prevention training for staff
  • 92% of our hotels fit their showers/faucets with flow regulators
  • 80% of our hotels recycle their waste
  • 247 of our hotels are taking part in the Plant for the Planet reforestation project
  • 89% of our hotels use energy-saving bulbs for their 24-hour lighting
  • 99% of our hotels monitor and analyze their energy consumption every month
  • 15 of our hotels use renewable energy sources; 11 of those have thermal solar panels
  • 28% of our hotels have at least three environmentally friendly features in their rooms (e.g. bedding, bath linen or paper)
  • 30% of our hotels use eco-labeled welcome products
  • Almost 6,500 employees have been trained in combating sex tourism involving children
  • 52% of our hotels buy and promote local food products
  • 75% of our hotels protect local ecosystems by banning endangered seafood
  • 95 of our hotels organize language training for employees
  • 88 of our hotels organize training to combat psychosocial risks
  • Novotel has been committed to the international ISO 14 001 environmental and social certification program since 2008.
  • 140 of our hotels have received an environmental certification (ISO 14001 or ISO 14 001)
  • 39% of franchised hotels meet the required standards for the Accor 21 Charter

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