Chalet Company Gets Greener

Chalet holiday company Ski Beat has introduced new 100% recycled, second use R-PET plastic containers for the L’Occitane shampoo, shower gel and body lotion used within its fifty nine ski chalets in the French Alps. The move ensures that containers used for the toiletries are 100% recyclable with no production of plastic involved.  The bottles […]

Read More Chalet Company Gets Greener

Pejo Goes Plastic Free

Italian ski centre Pejo, a ski and thermal spa resort in Trentino’s Stelvio National Park, is claiming to be the first in the world to ban the use of single use plastics. That means no plastic cutlery, plates, straws, glasses, bottles or even sachets of ketchup are permitted in the valley. The move came after […]

Read More Pejo Goes Plastic Free

Kazakhstan’s President Cancels Ski Resort Project on Environmental Grounds

Kazakhstan’s president Kassym-Jomart Tokayev is reported to have ‘frozen’ a long-planned project to build a large ski resort at Kok-Zhaylau. The ski resort, reported to be a pet-project of Tokayev’s predecessor, Nursultan Nazarbayev, who ran the country for nearly 29 years between independence in 1990 and his resignation in March this year. The project has […]

Read More Kazakhstan’s President Cancels Ski Resort Project on Environmental Grounds