SUSTAINABLE TOURISM POLICY
TAXIM SUITES aims to meet the needs of our customers in the most efficient way, seeking to maintain its reputation for excellent service quality. The work we have done over all these years has helped us gain the experience that drives us to improve today. We have aimed for a more highly efficient operation, which is why we have also participated in sustainability efforts in line with legal regulations and we strive to reduce the negative impacts that may be generated during our services. Therefore, in order to ensure our commitment as a responsible company, we have obtained the Sustainable Tourism Certificate to protect our natural resources, our heritage (character, traditions, culture), to convey to our guests the importance of working in this direction and to train our employees to fulfill their duties.
Our Mission to provide a tourism operation in Istanbul that fully meets the needs of our customers and fulfills our commitment to protect the environment, our resources and our culture as a sustainable service provider, prioritizing environmental, social, cultural, economic, quality, human rights, health, safety, risk and crisis issues.
Our Vision to preserve our reputation and heritage for quality service and respect for the environment.
RESOURCE PROTECTION AND POLLUTION REDUCTION POLICY
We started our activities on four pillars: energy saving, water saving, proper management of solid waste and suppliers.
1 – Energy We organized information campaigns and trainings among employees to save energy. Using equipment in low power mode. Replacing with energy efficient equipment. Installing saving light bulbs. Unplugging unused electrical systems. Making the most of natural light. We ensure a good standard of lighting in lighting systems. We have an internal policy with measures to save energy.
2 – Water We have organized information campaigns and trainings among employees to save water. We provide information to users to prevent drips. We monitor monthly water consumption. We have an internal policy with measures to save water.
3 – Proper handling of solid waste We have a formal waste management program that ensures materials are separated and delivered to a facility to formally proceed with recycling. We educate our employees by introducing concepts, practices and policies.
4 – Consumption of products We have a purchasing policy that prioritizes environmentally friendly products (biodegradable, reusable, recyclable). We use recycled paper or certificates. We have created an updated list of suppliers, including environmentally friendly, local and fair trade companies.