Responsible Business - Let's take responsibility
Taking responsibility for the environment and local community has been an important part of the broader commitment of the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group to sustainable development for many years.
Carlson Rezidor hotels practice Responsible Business (RB) in the following areas:
- Think Planet: Minimize environmental footprint.
- Think People: Prioritize the health and safety of guests and employees.
- Think Together: Respect social and ethical issues in the company and community.
The hotels engage with both local charity groups and the corporate international charity organization supported by the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, the World Childhood Foundation. The mission of World Childhood Foundation is to defend the rights of the child and promote better living conditions for vulnerable and exploited children all over the world.The Radisson Blu Hotel, Frankfurt has been Green Key eco-labelled since 2012. Green Key is the largest worldwide eco-label for hotels. It is an external recognition of this hotel’s environmental actions in energy and water savings, waste management, environmental management and guest involvement.
Responsible Business activities and achievements of this hotel include:
For the community:
- Blood donation with the German Red Cross
- "Christmas in a Shoebox" with the Geschenke der Hoffnung (Gifts of Hope) association
- Clothing donations by employees
- Participation in the Grüne Sosse Festival to support students
- Cooperation with Die Arche Frankfurt to provide for deprived children through their Christmas Wish List program
- Sale of teddy bears for AIDS-Hilfe Frankfurt
- Soup donation four times per year
- Participation in Girls’ Day and Boys’ Day in Frankfurt to promote cross-interest in careers normally dominated by one gender
For the health of our employees:
- J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge run
- Soccer challenge among Frankfurt hotels in the Hotel Cup
- ARQUE SkyRun Messeturm Frankfurt race to support those with paraplegia
- Race for the Cure 5K run for breast cancer awareness
- Lauf für mehr Zeit (Run for More Time) 5K run to support AIDS-Hilfe Frankfurt
For the safety of our guests:
- The Radisson Blu Hotel, Frankfurt received the Sprinkler Protected award, given to buildings with exemplary preventive fire protection.