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SHA/NEA 3R Seminar for Hotels 2014
23 October 2014
Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
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23 October 2014, 1.45 pm to 6.00 pm

The Inaugural SHA-NEA 3R Awards cum Seminar for Hotels was held on 23 October 2014 (Thursday), 1.45pm to 6.00pm, at Crowne Plaza Changi Airport. The Guest-of-Honour for the event was Ms Chew Gek Khim, Chairman of the National Environment Agency.


The SHA-NEA 3R Awards for Hotels was launched to recognise the efforts of hotels, which have performed well in solid waste minimisation and management. This award is an extension of the 3R (Reduce, Reuse, Recycle) Programme for Hotels.


Our heartiest congratulations to the following Hotel Winners of the Inaugural 3R Awards for Hotels 2014:


3R Awards for Hotels 2014 – Distinction


• Crowne Plaza Changi Airport
• Mandarin Oriental, Singapore
3R Awards for Hotels 2014 – Merit
• ibis Singapore on Bencoolen
• InterContinental Singapore
• Novotel Singapore Clarke Quay
• Pan Pacific Singapore
• Ramada and Days Hotels Singapore at Zhongshan Park
• RC Hotels (Pte) Ltd – Fairmont Singapore & Swissôtel the Stamford
• Swissôtel Merchant Court, Singapore


The Award Ceremony was followed by Sharing of 3R Best Practices by Crowne Plaza Changi Airport and Mandarin Oriental, Singapore.


Held in conjunction with the Award Ceremony was a 3R Seminar for Hotels and a mini-exhibition on solid waste minimisation solutions.


The following three papers were shared during the 3R Seminar:


• “Reducing Food Wastage in Hotels through Food Donation”
By Mr Nicholas Ng, Co-Founder, The Food Bank Singapore


• “Corporate Social Responsibility through Lamp Recycling”
By Mr Shawn Leo, Managing Director, Global Lamp Recyclers


• “Guide to Mandatory Waste Reporting for Hotels”
By Ms Carrie Wong, Manager (Planning & Development), National Environment Agency

The event concluded with an enriching mini-tour around Crowne Plaza Changi Airport for seminar participants to view the hotel’s 3R Best Practices.
 









 
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