Renaissance Green Initiatives

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DISCOVERING THE WORLD THROUGH ECOEVENTS®

Marriott International aspires to be the global leader that demonstrates how responsible hospitality management can be a positive force for the environment and create economic opportunities around the world, in the communities where we work and live!

RENAISSANCE® HOTELS

• Replaced light bulbs with energy-efficient bulbs

• Installed low-flow showerheads and toilets

• Introduced water/energy saving linen program

• Operates the most ENERGY STAR® certified properties in the industry, as part of Marriott’s portfolio of brands

• Involves its global workforce ineco-volunteerism

 

EVENTS & MEETINGS

• 100% recycled note paper

• Pens made from recycled materials

• Pitcher Water Service

• In-Meeting Room Recycling

• Online Event Menus

• Organic flowers (upon request)

• Feeding America — Safe to donate food

• Recyclable Box Lunch Program (optional)

• Paperless E-billing

 

RENAISSANCE WASHINGTON, DC DOWNTOWN HOTEL

• Certified Green Hotel by greenhotels.com

• Guest room towel & sheet re-use program

• Office paper, plastic and glass is recycled

• Uses only post-consumer paper

• ENERGY STAR labeled property

• Water-saving showerheads in all guest rooms

• Water-conserving 1.5 pgf toilets in all guest rooms

• Solid waste management policy that facilitates on-going waste reduction

• Motion sensors in all guest rooms to minimize the usage of air-conditioning & heat • Sensors and water-conserving faucets in all public restrooms

• Shower Ministry (DC) – Safe to donate food & bathroom amenities

 

Learn about Renaissance’s green programs by visiting www.renaissancehotels.com/environment.