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Green Globe Certification appoints Duurzame Hotels Nederland as Preferred Partner

Mar 24, 2011

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe Certification announces the appointment of Duurzame Hotels Nederland as its newest Preferred Partner. Covering countries that make up the Benelux region, including the Netherlands, Belgium, and Luxemburg, Duurzame Hotels Nederland will act as agents for Green Globe Membership and provide consulting and auditing services.

Dr. Sarah Jenny, Duurzame Hotels Nederland Director said, ā€œGreen Globe is an internationally-recognized label and the worldwide uniformity of the criteria offers transparency to both hotels and hotel guests. This is also essential for hotel chains with establishments spread out over multiple countries. By embracing Green Globe certification, organizations are guaranteed comprehensive and sustainable management of their facilities, and meet the highest international standards.

"Not only is the potential of significant operational savings appealing to hotels, but also there is the added advantage of strong national and international marketing impact. Green Globe Certification will help the Benelux countries to position themselves as highly-sustainable players within the European travel industry."

Mr. Guido Bauer, Green Globe Certification CEO said, "The Duurzame Hotels Nederland team has a proven track record for delivering a comprehensive range of professional services related to sustainability certification for the travel and tourism industry.

"Dr. Sarah Jenny is a specialist in understanding the important role that certification plays across a tourism businessā€™s risk profile. Adherence to the internationally-accepted criteria contained in the Green Globe Standard, with the support of qualified professionals, is the best way to secure positive long term returns for businesses and communities associated with our travel and tourism industry."

Duurzame Hotels Nederland has already commenced operation as Green Globe Certification Preferred Partner. All travel and tourism business interested in international sustainability certification should contract Dr. Sarah Jenny via email at or telephone +31 6 23146312.


Established in 2009, Duurzame Hotels Nederland B.V. provides support to the hospitality industry, helping companies prepare and strengthen their businesses for the future. Duurzame Hotels provides all the necessary knowledge and services for hotels wishing to move towards sustainable management of their facilities. Duurzame Hotels offers its clients a unique source of expertise and easy to implement solutions. Our services consist of project management of sustainable upgrades, consulting and assistance with purchasing green products, and promotion of sustainable hotels.

Contact: Duurzame Hotels Nederland B.V.; Postbus 60329, 1320 AJ Almere; The Netherlands; Office address: Versterkerstraat 3d, 1322 AN Almere; The Netherlands; Tel.: +31 6 23146312; Email: ; Web:


Green Globe Certification is the worldwide sustainability system based on internationally-accepted criteria for sustainable operation and management of travel and tourism businesses. Operating under a worldwide license, Green Globe Certification is based in California, USA, and is represented in over 83 countries. Green Globe is the only certification brand to be an affiliate member of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), is partly owned by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC). For information visit .

Green Globe Certification appoints Duurzame Hotels Nederland as Preferred Partner
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