Quality Information and Connections in the Field of Sustainable Lodging
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Note: The list above is of green lodging programs run by local and state entities. Although there are several private certification programs in the U.S. and abroad, these are not included in this list.
The EPA, USDA, and more than a dozen other organizations working together, just launched a new "Further with Food" website. This resource contains documents and links to information about food loss and waste in the U.S., as well as solutions for reducing this. Topics range from prevention, food donation, recycling, and recovery, as well as measurement and public policy. Restaurants are one of the targeted audiences for this website.
The Northeast Waste Management Officials' Association (NEWMOA) developed the Green Lodging Calculator to help lodging facilities and sustainable hospitality programs estimate the financial and environmental benefits from sustainable practices. The calculator contains over 40 waste-, water-, and energy-related measures covering 18 common practices that lodging facilities can implement.
Welcome to the National Sustainable Lodging Network, an online community of sustainable hospitality practitioners and a clearinghouse to support the work of this community. We're excited to have you here as part of the…
Posted by Sustainable Lodging Admin on September 22, 2011 at 8:00am
Any member of the National Sustainable Lodging Network can contribute to the site to increase content and share information, as well as network with each other. For basic instructions to get you started, check out:…Continue
Started by Sustainable Lodging Admin in Background Information Oct 25, 2011.