ISO 20121: New standards in sustainable management of events
Preparations for the Olympic Games have made international organizations aware of the necessity to create new standards defining sustainable management system in the events industry. By analogy the growing number of exhibitions and their worldwide range require a responsible approach which will take into consideration the economic, environmental and social consequences of mass events.
Therefore, the International Organization for Standardization introduced ISO 20121: “Sustainability in event management”.
30 countries and institutions were involved in the preparation of the new standard. ISO 2012 provides framework for ecological solutions that may be implemented not only by organizers of events, but also by any supply chain participant. Such systemic operation from the start will lead to long-term and wide-ranging changes whose aim is to considerably minimize the negative impact of industry on the environment.
We manage in a sustainable manner!
As an ecology conscious chain supplier in the events industry, Meliński Minuth from the beginning of its activity have attachedhuge importance to sustainable management system in their activities. Over the years we have implemented a wide array of practices, the majority of which converge with the guidelines of ISO 20121.