There are 129 properties currently listed in Seattle. At this time there are 29 "Green" lodging properties listed of which 17 properties have completed the iStayGreen Audit. Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown has been awarded a 2 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown 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, Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown employs 22 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Crowne Plaza Seattle Downtown please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
We have just recieved approval from ownership to begin replacing guest toilets with toilets approved by the city of Seattle's rebate program.
We have also revieved approval to begin replacing old guest room, hallway and back of the house lighting with city of Seattle rebate approved lighting.
We just signed a contract with Food Lifeline to begin giving left over food through the good samaritan law to homeless organizations.
We recieved the 2006 Corporate recycler of the year award from the Washington State Recycling Association.
We sell our kitchen oil to Standard Biodeisel which in turn takes the proceeds and gives them to the Washington State Environmental Fund.
We recieved certification from Standard Biodeisel for a reduced carbon footprint.