Dessole Malia Beach - plastic straws
Travelife Gold certified Dessole Malia Beach in Greece has used effective customer communications and staff engagement to successfully reduce the use of plastic straws by 95% from 2016 to 2017 (146,000 to 7,200). The hotel has also installed water coolers in all customer and staff areas, resulting in a reduction of 75% in one-litre plastic bottles used from 2016 to 2017 (55,000 to 10,500).
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