There are 7 properties currently listed in Saint Catharines. At this time there are 3 "Green" lodging properties listed of which 2 properties have completed the iStayGreen Audit. Best Western St. Catharines Hotel & Conference Centre has been awarded a 1 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Best Western St. Catharines Hotel & Conference Centre completed an audit of their property's compliance with over 70 unique eco-initiatives. Environmentally friendly measures that are reviewed include energy efficiency, water conservation, recycling, enviromentally safe cleaning, reduction of waste, ongoing maintenance, purchasing habits, plus many other factors. In it's efforts to create a more sustainable travel future and reduce their impact on our environment, Best Western St. Catharines Hotel & Conference Centre employs 14 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Best Western St. Catharines Hotel & Conference Centre please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
In the last few months a Waste Management Audit was conducted and a policy put inplace that includes both working and purchasing practices. Waste Management is discussed monthly at our JHSC meetings and the policy is readily available for staff to view. In the next year or so we will be looking for ways to make our property as "green" as possible.