The Cancun CVB is partnering with a consulting company to promote sustainability in such Mexican destinations as Cancun, Isla Contoy, Isla Holbox, Isla Mujeres and Puerto Morales.
Atlanta’s Westin Peachtree Plaza, the largest Green Seal Silver Level-certified convention hotel in the Southeast, is giving meeting attendees a behind-the-scenes look at its sustainability, conservation and environmental-efficiency practices.
A new rain harvest system at the Grand Hyatt Atlanta will save the hotel $30,000 a year on water and allow to depend less on city water.
Denver’s Hyatt Regency Tech Center has installed honeybee hives in an apiary on the top floor of its garage. They will be used for education and to study Colony Collapse Disorder.
A survey of 1,300 U.S. travelers by TripAdvisor.com shows that nearly two-thirds often or always consider the environment when choosing hotels, transportation and meals. The survey did not distinguish between leisure, business or group travelers. results: 62 percent often or always consider the environment when traveling. 69 percent plan to make even more eco-friendly choices […]
These 18 minimum requirements should be achievable at almost any event.