Arlington's Hilton Arlington Awarded the Prestigious Green Eco-Leaf Rating
Hilton Arlington has earned a 2 Green Eco-Leaf Rating this week by completing a 70 point
comprehensive eco-audit survey administered by iStayGreen.org - the online social network of
environmentally friendly travel.
Arlington, TX (Vocus) -- Hilton Arlington becomes one of 1st lodging properties in Arlington, TX to receive the
Green Eco-Leaf Rating. Currently Hilton Arlington is first of the hotels in Arlington
(istaygreen.org/getcityus.cfm/city/Arlington/st/TX) to complete the comprehensive environmental audit
administered by iStayGreen.org. The property earned 2 Green Eco-Leafs, which is a "Good" rating.
All Green Eco-Leaf Rated properties are committed to environmentally friendly initiatives Green Key
Eco-Rating Program - levels. Richard Varner, founder of iStayGreen.org states: "Simple changes helped Hilton
Arlington earn their 2 Green Eco-Leaf Rating and become one of 1st lodging properties rated. It's great to see
they're intent on insuring a more sustainable future in travel."
To insure a more sustainable future some of the eco-initiatives put in-place at the property include: an on-site
Green Team has been created - energy efficient lighting is installed when replacing old lighting - sheets reuse
option for multiple night stays - towels reuse option for multiple night stays - eco-initiatives are actively promoted
to the public - compostable disposable service items are utilized - recycled paper products (bath tissue, facial
tissue, paper towels, napkins, etc) are utilized - environmentally friendly chemicals are used in cleaning - plus
much more. The complete audit can be viewed at Hilton Arlington Environmental Self-Audit
Hotels in Texas are becoming progressively greener. In addition to the Hilton Arlington 6 other hotels have
recently earned the Green Eco-Leaf Rating. Texas lodging properties that have recently been awarded the Green
Eco-Leaf Rating include The Westin La Cante