The goal of the Lillehammer 2021 Local Organising Committee (LOC) the world's first plastic-smart Championships. The 2021 World Para Snow Sports Championships is also in process to become part of the Eco-Lighthouse certification Green Events.
The Eco-Lighthouse (ELH) certification scheme is Norway’s most widely used environmental management system, with nearly 6,700 valid certificates. It is also the first national certification scheme in Europe to be recognised by the European Commission.
The LOC also established an environmentally friendly procurement policy. Venues and companies involved in different areas of the World Championships will have to inform how different materials will be used, and how they can be recycled and reused.