Environmental Protection

Environmental Protection

Going Green for Sustainability

2010

GEG supports Macau SAR Office for the development of the energy sector

In June, StarWorld Hotel & Casino participated in "Lights-off 1 Hour" organized by the Macau SAR Office for the Development of the Energy Sector by switching off all inessential lighting on the building exteriors to optimize energy consumption.

ICGS volunteers support coastal cleanup campaign

ICGS staff participated in International Coastal Cleanup 2010 Hong Kong campaign to demonstrate their support to a greener and cleaner environment.

US hotel takes action in Earth Hour campaign

Doubletree Guest Suites Phoenix actively responded to the call of Earth Hour organized by World Wildlife Fund in May. The team did not only shut off as many lights as possible during the hour, but also gave guests logoed reusable shopping bags to further promote the great cause.

Remanufacturing disposed glass bottles into environment-friendly glass pavers

In April, KWCM joined hands with Environmental Protection Department and Hong Chi Association to further promote glass recycling in community. Disposed glass bottles, collected by members of Hong Chi Association from residential and commercial buildings, will be passed to KWCM for remanufacturing into environment-friendly glass pavers to support various infrastructure constructions.

US hotels strive to go green

To ensure a sustainable future, US hotels have started their own in house recycling programme and used green chemical for laundry.