Green Hotel is environmentally-friendly property where employees are willing and knowledgeable to execute work that save water, save energy and reduce solid waste. Those activities are also saving money and present sustainable green travel and green vacations.
Green hotels can be recognized because they tkae care about: people with sensitivities to allergies, alternative energy or renewable energy sources, such as biomass, small hydro, solar, wind, geothermal, tidal energy; soap, shampoo, conditioner, and lotion provided in the guestrooms from a bulk dispenser; Composting; Cotton Towels and Linens; Donating to Charity; Educate Staff About “Green”; Environmental Cleaning; Gray Water Recycling; Hotel Recycle Bins; Newspaper Program; Promote “green” in Their PR; Sheet Re-use Program; Towel Re-use Program etc.
There are some associations like “Green” Hotels Association’s® that are interested in environmental issues. Some green hotels associations have ranking (nice green trees) that rate hotels by environmental level.
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Environmental friendly hotels