Quality Information and Connections in the Field of Sustainable Lodging
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Massachusetts Bans Commercial Food Waste - Effective October 1st 2014, commercial facilities generating one or more tons of organic waste per week are banned from disposing of food waste in the landfill and must divert this waste via composting, conversion, recycling, or reuse.
How to Brew Better Beer - This article (originally published in GreenBiz), provides numerous examples of innovations used by American breweries to save water, energy, and waste.
Hawaii Honors Hospitality Businesses for their Clean Energy Efforts - The state of Hawaii honored 13 businesses for their outstanding and innovative clean energy efforts at the 2014 Hawaii Green Business Awards.
Join The Hotels Participating in EPA's WaterSense H2Otel Challenge - There are 900 (and counting) lodging facilities currently taking part in EPA's WaterSense H2Otel Challenge to save water, save energy, increase efficiency, and reduce operating and maintenance costs.
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Get ideas for sustainability in 2015 by checking out the Green Lodging Calculator – an online tool designed to help lodging facilities and third-party hospitality programs estimate the financial and environmental benefits from over 40 waste-, water-, and energy-related sustainable practices.
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