“Air recycling” award for Olympic Air in Environmental Awards 2013
Olympic Air has won the Grand Award “Air Recycling” of the Waste Management category in the new Environmental Awards 2013. The award ceremony was organized by Boussias Communications on Tuesday December 18th 2012 and was held in Athenaeum Intercontinental Hotel.
The ceremony honored the best practices for the protection of the environment and the sustainability through the legislated procedures of the Boussias Communications and the Plant Management, under the auspices of the Ministry of Development, Competitiveness, Infrastructure, Transport & Networks and the Ministry of Environment Energy & Climate Change.
Olympic Air is the first Greek airline carrier to implement a material recycling program in accordance with the Environmental Management System ISO 14001:2004, certified for all the company ground activities and facilities. Olympic Air targets through more environmental future measures to further increase environmental awareness and participation of staff and passengers on the idea of recycling materials.