In order to support sustainable practices in local communities, Avani Hotels & Resorts announced the banning of single-use plastic straws at all of their hotels and resorts worldwide. To substitute plastic straws, the company that operates 24 hotels and resorts provides recyclable or biodegradable straws in every room, restaurant, bar, and outlet. Avani also adopts other sustainable practices, such as zero waste in food management. One of Avani's hotels, Avani+ Luang Prabang hotel, even applies zero-plastic or sustainable materials policies to reduce and eliminate plastic use, as well as offer eco-conscious bath amenities. Avani believes their guests seek to enjoy every destination fully while still fostering a sustainable lifestyle. Avani embraces this commitment to preserving global ecosystems to ensure the destinations maintain their allure for generations to come.