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The Benefits of Recycling Hotel Mattresses

The Benefits of Recycling Hotel Mattresses

Regardless of chain scale, mattress replacement is something that all hoteliers need to deal with on a regular basis. The enormity of this project can be extremely overwhelming—especially for owners of larger properties—and once a hotelier decides to replace all ...

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Collins College Constructs LEED-Certified Academic Building

Collins College Constructs LEED-Certified Academic Building

POMONA, Calif.—The Collins College of Hospitality Management at Cal Poly Pomona announced that its newly opened building, which houses the program’s nationally ranked graduate program, was awarded a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the United ...

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Hyatt Place Chicago-South Earns LEED Gold Certification

Hyatt Place Chicago-South Earns LEED Gold Certification

PORTLAND, Maine—The Olympia Companies and SMART Hotels LLC have announced that Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center in Chicago’s iconic Hyde Park neighborhood has been awarded LEED Gold Certification by the US Green Building Council (USGBC) in the New Construction category. ...

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Bacara Resort Converts Fountains into Water-Wise Art

Bacara Resort Converts Fountains into Water-Wise Art

In the midst of a stage three drought, Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, Calif., has turned its water conservation efforts into an educational art exhibition. The resort has partnered with seven local designers to transform all nine of ...

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Wyndham Announces LEED Certifiable Prototypes

Wyndham Announces LEED Certifiable Prototypes

PARSIPPANY, N.J.—Wyndham Hotel Group today announced LEED certifiable, new construction prototypes for its two largest brands, Days Inn and Super 8. The announcement builds on efforts by the company over the last two years to refine its prototypical offerings, which ...

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