Knai Bang Chatt has a profound ecological consciousness. They understand and embrace the concepts of sustainability, making impact, and being leaders in environmentalism.
The hotel established a ‘Sustainability Department’ with a full-time Sustainability Manager and a ‘Green Team’ made up of all heads of department. The Green Team meets monthly to make decisions on sustainability related matters. In 2016, the hotel became the first in Cambodia to obtain the Platinum Certification from the Green Growth 2050 standards!
~Produce approximately 30% of their own electricity from solar panels
~Converted 99% of their lights to power saving led lights
~Converted 97% of their toilets to water efficient toilets (2.6L/flush)
The hotel has established a very efficient Waste Mangement Strategy:
~Source what they can locally (Kampot pepper, Kep salt, Kep fish, Kampot coffee, Kep palm sugar, Kep fish sauce, etc.)
~Have Corporate Social Responsibility programs in place to ensure they give back and that the community grows with them
~Participate in clean-up days with community
~All cleaning products used at KBC are ecologically formulated and are metered by dispensers
~Collaboration with suppliers to ensure their values and ethics reverberate up the supply chain