Because the well-being of our society depends on the health of our natural environment, Sheraton is committed to our stance as an environmentally-friendly green hotel. By conserving natural resources and reporting on key factors, we minimize waste and enhance overall environmental quality.
Among other initiatives, Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel utilizes:
- Organic composting for kitchen waste
- An off-site recycling facility for kitchen fryer oil
- Paints, carpet, adhesives and furnishings with low VOC content and no urea-formaldehyde resin
- Fuel cell technology
- Recycling programs for all cardboard, paper and aluminum products
- Energy-efficient CFL lighting in all guest rooms and public spaces
- Motion-activated sensors and thermostats
- A voluntary linen reuse program for guest towels and sheets
- Post-consumer office supplies and biodegradable cafeteria products
- A landfill diversion program through HotelWrap! that donates guests’ partially used toiletries to a NY charity
In addition, we use a variety of practices to raise awareness among our guests, staff, business partners and local community members. See the full list of environmentally-friendly initiatives
Minimize your carbon footprint and keep Mother Earth healthy during your next stay by:
1. Using your towels more than once before requesting laundry service.
2. Turning off the lights when you leave your guest room.
3. Sampling our on-site restaurant’s locally-grown menu items to help support farmers within a 100-mile radius.
4. Reducing taxi fume emissions by walking to the many nearby attractions less than a mile from our location.
5. Opting for our on-site water filtration system, linenless tables and other sustainable products during your next event.
Lodging in New York City doesn’t have to mean taking a break from doing your part! Join the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel on our green journey during your next visit to The Big Apple.