Visits : 208
Responsible Tourism Compliance Score : | Service Standard Score :
Maekok River Village Resort
Bronze
Member ID: 236   

BEST PRACTICIES

Best Practices & Safety

The RTA Best Practice & Service Standard database allows individual RTA Community Members to determine their level of compliance, according to their business operation and what they can afford to implement right now.

Responsible Tourism Best Practices:

What you see below are the responsible tourism compliance best practices this particular provider has selected from our master database as being those he or she can afford to implement or is capable of complying with at present. Your role is to confirm that they are complying with their own stated BPs, and to help learn that higher levels of compliance will bring more responsible tourists.

Department : Awareness    |    Practice Type : Redesign    |    Cost Factor : All

We display the RTA logo and other RTA materials  on our business premises. 

Department : Energy Consumption     |    Practice Type : All    |    Cost Factor : All
Motion sensor switches and automatic battery/electrcity saving devices are installed where possible.  We use rechargeable/solar panelled batteries.
Department : Pollution     |    Practice Type : Reduce    |    Cost Factor : All

We reduce our transport costs through better planning of vehicle use.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Respect    |    Cost Factor : All

We conduct staff training on how to implement responsible tourism best practices in our business.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Respect    |    Cost Factor : All

A person is appointed and is responsible for  implementing & reporting best practice policy.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Respect    |    Cost Factor : All

All energy consumption within the business and its sources are regularly reviewed to establish the best cost options available.

Department : Energy Consumption     |    Practice Type : Replace    |    Cost Factor : All

We replace those incandescent lights that are used more than a few hours a day with fluorescent or energy-efficient light bulbs.

Department : Waste Management     |    Practice Type : Replace    |    Cost Factor : All

Inefficient machines that consume too much electricity will be replaced with others that do not - as soon as we can afford to replace them.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Respect    |    Cost Factor : All

All alternative fuel and energy options (bio-gas, solar, micro-hydro, wind, etc.) are reviewed and will be introduced as our budget allows.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Reduce    |    Cost Factor : All

We monitor our water consumption  to determine where it can be reduced.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Replace    |    Cost Factor : All

We source our supply of water with alternatives that are more cost-effective options.

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Replace    |    Cost Factor : All

When renovating or constructing new buildings, we try to use sustainable materials and products (e.g. recycled or recyclable local materials) which are longer lasting, non-toxic, and most importantly are energy and water saving and are from renewable resources, 

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Recycle    |    Cost Factor : All

We look for options to collect and recycle used lubricating oil - (gear, motor or hydraulic oil, coolants, fuel filters, fluorescent light tubes and batteries).

Department : Management    |    Practice Type : Respect    |    Cost Factor : All

We train our staff how to implement responsible tourism best practices into the business.

Department : Sociocultural     |    Practice Type : Respect    |    Cost Factor : All

Within our business, historical and archeological artifacts are not sold, traded, or displayed, except as permitted by law.

Contact Details:

Address:

333 Moo 4, Mae Chan, Fang road, Tha Ton, Mae Ai District, Chiang Mai 50280 Chiang Mai, Thailand
The distance is 0.00 Kilometer away from Chiang Mai city

Tel: 0871898590

E-mail: bryan@mrv-educationservices.com

https://www.facebook.com/TheMRVproject/

Preferred means of communication: E-Mail

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