Olympic Air is the only airline in Greece that recycles materials used on board during the flight. The program started at the end of May 2011 in all domestic and international flights operated by both Airbus (A319/A320) & Bombardier (Q400 & Dash 8-100) aircraft.
The environmental benefit per material type is as follows:
- 30 tons of plastic cups were recycled in 18 months
- 10 tons of glass were recycled in 16 months
- 8.5 tons of recycled paper from newspapers in 16 months