There are 77 properties currently listed in Boston. At this time there are 15 "Green" lodging properties listed of which 5 properties have completed the iStayGreen Audit. Seaport Hotel And World Trade Center has been awarded a 4 Green Eco-Leaf Rating.
To qualify for the Green Eco-Leaf Rating Seaport Hotel And World Trade Center 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, Seaport Hotel And World Trade Center employs 35 eco-initiatives.
For detailed information regarding environmental measures currently employed by Seaport Hotel And World Trade Center please contact the property directly or email iStayGreen.org.
In 2005, Seaport unveiled "Seaport Saves" a groundbreaking and awarding winning environmental program dedicated to increasing sustainability and conservation throughout all aspects of the organization. This philosophy allows us to continually source and execute innovative ways to improve our operation in an environmentally responsible manner. We encourage our guests, team members, and vendors to embrace and practice an environmentally sensitive lifestyle as well. It is possible to coexist in a delicate balance with the natural world while providing world class service in a luxurious setting.
We are proud members of Boston Green Tourism and the Green Hotels Association. Seaport has joined the US EPA WasteWise Program, a voluntary program through which organizations eliminate costly municipal solid waste. WasteWise is a flexible program that allows partners to design their own waste reduction programs tailored to their needs.
>ForbesTraveler.com recently featured Seaport as one of America’s Greenest Hotels. >The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection awarded Seaport with the 2008 Waste Wise – Innovation Award for outstanding originality. >Seaport awarded the Boston Green Business award in 2008 for the Bike Friendly Business program. >In 2007 Seaport’s efforts to reduce our footprint on the environment were recognized with the Boston Green Business Award from the City of Boston and a Good Earthkeeping Award by the Massachusetts Lodging Association.
Seaport's Eco-Innovation: >1st Hotel in Boston to provide in room recycling >1st Hotel in US to use Grander Water system to reduce dependence of chlorine in our swimming pool >1st location in New England to use the BioX food composting system >One of the first 5 Hotels in US to use Electrolyzed Water for chemical free cleaning >1st Hotel in Boston to provide complimentary use of bicycles for our guests >2nd Hotel in Massachusetts to provide Pure Allergy Friendly rooms to our guests