In 2012, The Globus family of brands became the first major tour operator to be recognized with the STEP tourism certification. In addition to the sustainable business practices for which this certification was awarded, Globus is also focused on fostering sustainable tourism destinations on the road with its offerings. As an example of its carbon management, the company uses motorcoaches that are newer than 5-years-old, and are equipped with the latest technology in emission control and reduction.
- Decreased water consumption by nearly 30%
- Reduced overall paper usage by nearly 10%
- Currently recycle nearly 50% of company’s total waste
- Use only non-toxic, natural chemicals for cleaning
- Encourage telecommuting