Spa consultancy goes green

Raison d'Etre, a global leader in spa and wellness design, has announced a new sustainability initiative into its projects.

The spa consultancy and think tank aims to integrate an all-encompassing ‘green strategy' and further cement itself as an instigator of eco-friendly practices within the international hotel and wellness industry.

In new ecological guidelines, the company will strive to support sustainability in its projects; from their design to how they are conducted within their social, cultural and economic environment. The strategy will focus on four key areas including air, water and light quality, as well as the environmental impact of materials and fabrics used in construction and interior design.

On announcing the initiative, managing director, Anna-Cari Gund, says: “Our team is spread across the globe, so we have a finger on the pulse of the international challenges that come with adopting sustainable practices.This knowledge has helped us create considered, ecological standards that will allow us to support developers, contractors and owners in incorporating sustainable practices into their businesses.”