The Magazine for spa and wellness in Mexico, the Caribbean and Latin America​

Spa & Wellness MexiCaribe 2019 Sustainability Award

This year, we are pleased to present the winner of the Spa & Wellness MexiCaribe 2019 Sustainability Award, sponsored by Eminence Organic Skin Care, to a resort focused on truly sustainable practices, including the reduction of plastic waste.

The winner of Spa & Wellness MexiCaribe 2019 Sustainability Award is:

SM Como COMO Parrot Cay, COMO Shambhala Retreat
Turks & Caicos Islands

COMO Shambhala creates a sustainability matrix quarterly collecting and preparing data quarterly.

● Measuring energy and water consumption

● Waste reduction: ongoing review of any disposable/single-use items. Replacement of cotton buds, shower caps and disposable toothbrushes with sustainable materials

● COMO Shambhala supports local employment by enhancing the skill sets of existing employees and putting in place succession planning opportunities

● Product design and formulation: reduction of plastic (via removal or switching of materials)

“We are extremely honored to receive this prestigious award. COMO Shambhala Retreat at COMO Parrot Cay is committed to continue offering guests a holistic and calming experience with our full-service program available on property. This award would not be possible without the help of our dedicated, passionate and committed staff, who strives to give every guest at COMO Shambhala Retreat an unforgettable experience.”

COMO Shambhala Retreat team, COMO Parrot Cay

COMO Shambhala Retreat Team

Author: Fabiola