Last summer, when oil prices were at record highs, thieves were actually stealing yellow grease – used vegetable oil – from storage bins outside of restaurants. Since that time, oil prices have fallen of course but used fryer oil has remained a valuable commodity.
Fabtex facilities in Danville, PA, Lumberton, NC and Orange, CA have achieved Green Office Certification from GreenLine Paper. This certification is offered to organizations that meet environment-friendly criteria including the use of recycled and energy-efficient products, the wise use of energy and proactive recycling practices.
Company Wins 2009 Corporate Energy Management of the Year Award
New Brunswick Mayor James Cahill helps dedicate 421-kilowatt high-efficiency system
In anticipation of the UN climate conference COP 15, to be held in 6 months time, global business leaders came together at the World Business Summit on Climate Change in Copenhagen (May 24-26).
Winters Advertising & Public Relations, a marketing communications firm specializing in the hospitality industry, is pleased to announce a strategic partnership with EcoGreenHotel, a leader in sustainability services for lodging properties.
Pineapple Hospitality adds Power Brands Hospitality’s Earth Simple and Earth Perfect amenities to its lineup of environmentally friendly products and marketing programs.
The South Carolina Hospitality Association, in partnership with the Division of Waste Management of that state’s Department of Health and Environmental Control, is hammering out the final details of its green hotel and restaurant program.
The global award recognizes the company’s achievements in demonstrating sustainable tourism practices, including the protection of natural and cultural heritage, social and economic benefits to local people and environmentally-friendly operations.
If you’ve ever been part of the certification process for a green lodge, you know that it takes a lot of dedication and teamwork. Now, can you imagine what it would take to get twelve properties certified? That’s no small accomplishment!