10 ways to be more sustainable
How hospitality can reduce their environmental impact
Sustainability used to be a buzz word, it’s now a need word. It is a priority, for several reasons, including customer loyalty, good business sense, cost savings, and most importantly: environmental impact. There are between 500,000 and 750,000 hotels and hospitality properties globally, with 35 rooms and above. The global hotel market has over 16.4 million hotel rooms.
- These venues are a huge source of resource consumption and waste, and while an individual hotel’s green initiatives may not make a measurable difference in the grand scheme of things, think about what could happen if each one of those properties made even one of the changes listed below, says Keith Broadway, CSM at Granuldisk in the UK, who with his vast experience within the industry has created below tips.