Sustainability

Through global partnerships, industry initiatives and product development, Booking.com is driving its commitment to sustainable travel. Bea de Andres, Head of Sustainability - Core Business, shares how partners are being supported on this journey
At Booking.com, we’re committed to making sustainable travel easier for everyone. This sustainability guide is the first step on our collaborative journey to change the travel industry.
About a third of the food produced for human consumption is lost or wasted. Given that food can represent a significant cost, reducing waste has huge savings potential – and a positive impact on your environmental footprint.
The accelerated warming of the planet – and the resulting impact on ecologies and economies – makes energy sources and efficiency the top sustainability priorities. But reducing energy consumption and switching your remaining power needs to renewable sources doesn’t just benefit the planet. It can also lower your operational costs.
we need to start cutting water consumption today – and it’s going to take more than just asking guests to reuse towels. But the environmental and financial upsides are worth the investment.