Media Attention

Published Articles Mentioning
Green Hotels Association®

"Making hotel visits greener", Ithaca Journal, Environment, August 28, 1993, p.

"Strata-Gees! Don't Throw In The Towel ... Yet!", Florida Hotel & Motel Journal, October, 1993, p. 12.

"Here's an Energy Saving Idea!", TIMA (Travelodge/Thriftilodge Intl. Mkt. Agency) Times, No 1, 1st Quar 1994, p. 4.

Auer, Joy, Everyday Linen Savings, Lodging, February, 1994, p. 66.

Earth Day publicity, Innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 12, No. 4, April, 1994, p. 9.

"", Business and the Environment, 4/94, p.

Sims, Suzanne, "Giving Guests a Choice", Successful Meetings, July 1994, p. 31.

Smith, Carol, Environmentalism is Checking In, The Los Angeles Times, September 8, 1994, Page D5.

"It's easy being green . . . ", Meetings and Conventions, September, 1994, p. 207

Petit, Jack, "Don't Throw Down That Towel", Urban Forests, Oct/Nov 1994, p. ?.

Lodging, Nov 1994, p. ?.

Parker, Walter, Heard on the Beat, "Radisson goes green", St. Paul Pioneer Press, Nightrider, Inc., St. Paul, MN 55101, November 18, 1994, p. D?.

Smith, Carol , "Travelers can boost hotels' conservation", Seattle Post and Intelligence, Seattle, WA, Friday, November 25, 1994, Page B20.

(re catalog??), Inn Touch, WI H&MA?, 12/94, p. ?.

"Recycling News: Always Wring Twice", The Neighborhood Works, December 1994/January 1995, p. 5.

Wolff, Carlo, Associate Editor, "Living with the New Amenity", Lodging Hospitality, December, 1994, p. 66-68.

"Hung Out to Dry", Eco-Traveler, Skies America Intl Pub & Comm, Beaverton, OR 97008, March/April 1995, p. ?.

"The First Environmental Products Catalog For Hotels", Connecticut Lodging & Attractions Association, Volume 1 Issue 3, Winter 1994/95, p.5.

"Conserve Water<197>Stay In A Green Hotel, The Cumberland, Sierra Club - Kentucky, c/o Oscar Geralds, 259 W. Short Street, Lexington, KY 40507, January, 1995, p. 6.

"Eco-awareness checks in at new Pocono B&B", Kraft, Randy, Travel Writer; Arts & Travel; The Morning Call, Allentown, PA, Sunday, March 5, 1955, p. F1,8.

"Catalog of Greening Options", Florida Hotel & Motel Journal, March, 1995, p. 22.

"Hotels checking in green ideas, Diana Nelson Jones, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Sunday, March 12, 1995, p. H7.

"When Traveling, Stay Green, Wisconsin Energy News, Dept. of Administration, Wisconsin Energy Bureau, Vol. 16, No. 2, March-April 1995, p. 3.

Koss, Laura, H&MM Managing Editor; "Earth Craze", Hotel & Motel Management, April 24, 1995, p. 42, 44.

Green hotels helping environment, Northwest Travel, Larry W. Earl, Correspondent, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, WA/Coeur d'Alene, ID, P. O. Box 2160, Spokane, WA 99210-1615, 509/459-5000, Sunday, May 21, 1995, p.

GHA mentioned, Notable Trends, Successful Meetings, June, 1995, p. 34.

Dunn, Jerry Camarillo, Jr., Travel News and Tips, "Are hotels ecological black holes? Will you help?", National Geographic Traveler, July/August/ 1995, p. 10.

Diamond, Kerry; Travel Agent, "Going for the Green", June 19, 1995, p. 31-32.

S.J.F., Travel Weekly, Green Group Urges Hotels, Guests to Conserve", June 26, 1995, p. ?.

"When you travel, you can stay in Green hotels, The Senior Advocate, Dodge County, WI, July 1, 1995, p. 12.

"Hotel Rooms of the Future" by Savvy Traveler, Marketplace, National Public Radio, KUHT, Tuesday, July 18, 1995, 6:15? pm.

"Follow the green road to profits", Inn Touch, Ontario Hotel & Motel Association, Vol. 10, No. 2, August '95 edition, p. 1, 3.

New Wastewi$e Endorsers, WasteWi$e Bulletin, August, 1995, p. 1.

Belden, Tom, "This Hotel Doesn't Throw In Towel", St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Monday, August 28, 1995, p. ?.

"Environmentally Aware hotels...", Best Western Today (twice-weekly faxed one-page newsletter), Wednesday, September 5, 1995.

"Eco-Travel Basics", Travel Smart, Communications House, Inc., Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522, 9/15/95, P. 10.

"WANTED: CHARTER MEMBERS for Green Hotels Association®, Inside the Council, Pennsylvania Travel Council, Harrisburg, PA 17102, September 1995, p. 5.

"ENVIRONMENTALLY AWARE hotels . . .", Best Western Today (faxed newsletter twice weekly), Best Western Intl., Inc., Wednesday, Sept. 6, 1995, p. 1.

Green is growing at Best Western hotels, DIRECTIONS, Best Western Intl. Phoenix, AZ, September 11, 1995, p. 4-5.

Belden, Tom (Knight-Ridder Newspapers), "Green travelers stop throwing in the towel", Miami Herald, Miami, Florida, September 11, 1995.

Travel Smart, September 15, 1995 (re NatlGeoTrav article)

"Checking for Green", Successful Meetings, November, 1995, p. 112. re mtg plnr questionnaire.

"Greening Hotels: An Update", Business and the Environment, September 1996, vol. VII, No. 9, p. 11.

Letters, National Geographic Traveler, Nov/Dec, 1995, p. 10. (See also p. 17, Reader Pool Results, "A vote for green hotels".)

Crowley, Kimberly A., "Hotels Test the Waters on Whether or Not to Change Linens Everyday", USAE Weekly News of Associations, CVBS and Hotels, 4341 Montgomery Avenue, Bethesda, MD 20814, November 21, `95, p. A6, A14.

Kremer, Gloria Hayes, "How Green Was My Hotel", Life Lines, Modern Maturity, January-February 1996, p. (4 pages after p. 68)

Eco Travel, The Adventurous Journey Towards Sustainability", Green Money Journal, Fall/Winter 1995, Vol. 4, No. 1 & 2, p. 1, 7, 18-19.

"Green Hotels Association®", Green Builder News, City of Austin, Texas, January, 1996, p. 5.

Econolodge Newsletter, 1/96.

"Green Hotels", Bird Watcher's Digest, Marietta, OH, May/June 1996, p. 14.

Croft Jr., Irene; Ecotourism responds to environmental concerns; West Hawaii Today, Sunday, April 14, 1996, p. 29D-30D.

Kay, Liz and Peter Allison, Green Principles, Practices and Profits, Lodging, April, 1996, p. 67-68.

Hill, Ruth A., "Turning Over A New Leaf", The Meeting Manager, April, 1996, p. 48-53.

Earthtips to Help Communities, Executive Housekeeping Today, April, 1996, p. 10.

Earth-Saving Ideas for Hotels, Executive Housekeeping Today, April, 1996, p. 11.

Leftover TP Can Help Birds, Executive Housekeeping Today, April, 1996, p. 11.

More Earth Day Tips, Executive Housekeeping Today, April, 1996, p. 44.

Gannett News Service, Salt Lake City newspaper, April ?, 1996.

"GHA is offering..." (gsthsk cards), Journal of Soil and Water Conservation product review, 4?/96, p. 208.

"How Green Was My Hotel" (by Gloria Hayes Kramer from AARP Jan/Feb 1996), Tidings, Independent Innkeepers' Association Newsletter, Marshall, MI Vol. IX, No. 2, March/April 1996, p. 2.

"While You're Away", eco-actions, Co-Op America Quarterly, No. 39, Summer, 1996, p. 6.

Biondo, Brenda, 13. Bed and Breakfast, Inn Keeping With the Earth (on The Arbor House), Co-Op America Quarterly, No. 39, Summer, 1996, p. 24.

"You Can Keep Those Dirty Sheets", Business Ethics, May/June, 1996, p. 7.

Perdue, Mitzi, "Hotel guests decide on daily laundering", The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson, AZ, 26?Jun96, Sec J, p. 6.

Continental Airlines onboard magazine, June? '96.

"Search for green hotels can be risky adventure", What Goes Around by Dennis Shaw, Lifestyle, The Herald-Mail, Hagerstown, MD, July 7, 1996, Section D, page 1.

Motel, Hotels & Cottages Recycling Case Study, Adirondack North Country Assn., 183 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY 12983, 518/891-6200, 15Jul96.

Griffin, Patricia; "How Green Is Your Inn?", Bed & Breakfast, The Journal For Innkeepers, Phoenix, Arizona, p. 14, 16-17.

"Green Hotels", Windstar Vision, Spring 1996, p. 15.

"The Green Thing", green lodging, Cleveland, OH, June?, 1996, p. 4.

Green Hotel Questionnaire, Successful Meetings, August, 1996, p. 75.

"Greening of Hotels", The Travel Specialists, Somerville, MA, Vol. II, No. 6, Summer 1996, p. 7.

"Greening Hotels: An Update", Business and the Environment, September 1996, p. 11.

article on green hotels, E The Environmental Magazine, Nov/Dec, 1996, p. ?.

article, Bottom Line Tomorrow,

Griffin, Patricia, Simple, Easy and Free Green Ideas, Bed & Breakfast, The Journal for Innkeepers, September/October 1996, p. 52-53.

Eco-Rooms, The Green Business Letter, Tilden Press, Washington, DC, upcoming.

Coping: Environment; Hotel cards save energy, water, Denver newspaper, recd 6Nov96.

"How Green Are Your Meetings?", Executive Housekeeping Today, November 1996, p. 17.

City hotels stay off green list, City Beat, Houston Business Journal, Vol. 26, No. 25, November 8-14, 1996, p. 2.

"How Green Are the Hotels That Host Your Meetings", Convene, December, 1996, p. 53-54.

"Hotels That Cut the (Green) Mustard", Ecotraveler, December, 1996, p. 11.

Are the Sheets Green, Too?, Waste Reduction Tips, Herndon, VA, Jan/Feb 1997, p. 2.

article on green hotels, West Palm Beach newspaper, January 13?, 1997.

"How to Choose An Eco-Tour", Travel Section, The Palm Beach Post, Sunday, January 12, 1997, p. ?.

Green Hotels Are Getting Organized, In Business, Vol. 18, No. 6. Nov/Dec 1996, p. 7.

Letters to the Editor, H&MM, January 13, 1997, p. 16.

Gerston, Jan; "Hotels strive for water use efficiency", Texas Water Savers, Texas Water Resources Institute, 301 Scoates Hall, Texas A&M University, College Station, TX 77843-2118, Winter, 1996, p. 4-5.

, Eco Traveler, December, 1996, p. ?.

, Vegetarian Traveler, Feb? 97, p. ?.V , Hotels, March, 1997, p. ?.

Del Rosso, Laura, 'Responsible Tourism' Is Focus of Travel Expo, Travel Weekly, Feb? 1997, p. 10-12.

"Wrong Number, Letters to the Editor, Hotel & Motel Management, March 3, 1997, p. 16.

"Champions of Green", Hotels, March, 1997.

"Meeting green needs", Co-op America Quarterly, Summer, 1997, No. 42, p. 27.

towel and sheet cards, The Inn Times, May/June 1997.

McLaren, Debra, Rethinking Tourism and Ecotravel, Kumarian Press, 14 Oakwood Avenue, West Hartford, CT 06119-2127, 1998, p.

Hemmila, Donna; Hotels turn over a new leaf with eco-friendly practices, San Francisco Business Times, June 13-19, 1997, p. 4A-5A.

the mail, Here's to you, readers! (Letter to the Editor), Co-Op America Quarterly, No. 43, Fall, 1997, p. 5.

Eco-travel, Travel Essentials, Co-Op America Quarterly, No. 43, Fall, 1997, p. 6.

"SBDC Helps Client Find the Green Side of Success", Small Business Development Center News/Training Events, Resource Report, July/September, 1997, p. 4.

The Back Page, More PAII Vendors, Innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 15, No. 7, July, 1997, p. 12.

Sher, Mike, Is It Easy Being Green?, WestCoast Hospitality, July 14-27, 1997, p. 1, 8.

Griffin, Patricia; Green Hotels Save Money While Helping To Protect The Environment, Business Recycle - Link, WasteCap of Massachusetts, Summer 1997, Vol. 3, No. 1, p. 1-2.

Here's to you readers, !, The Mail, Co-op America Quarterly, no. 43, Fall, 1997, p. 5.

Travel Essentials, Eco-travel, eco-actions, Co-op America Quarterly, no. 43, Fall, 1997, p. 6.

Charter members of the Green Hotels Association®, Best Western Wayside Inn News, Summer 1997, Vol. 8, No. 8, June, 1997, p 2.

Holtcamp, Wendee, Hostel Environment; Affordable Lodging for the Green Spirited, E Magazine, September/October 1997, p. 44-45.

Jordan, Dorothy, Great Nature Vacations With Your Kids, World Leisure Corporation, Hampstead, NH, 1996, p. 13.

Civic, Jed & Susan, Vegetarian Traveler, Larson Publications, Burdett, NY, 1997, p. 287-88.

? Grass Roots Journal, 30Sep97.

Technical Information Program (TIP) Small Business Research, NREL Technical Information Program staff for the U.S. Department of Energy, September, 1997, p. 8.

Klemme, Ann; "The Greening of American Hotels", GCA (Garden Clubs of America) Conservation Watch, Fall Edition 1997, p. 3.

Lyman, Francesca, Secrets of the Natural Bedroom (Resources), The Green Guide, Mothers & Others, October 7, 1997, p. 1-3.

PAII, Member-Only Hotline Information, 10/29/97, (several versions of towel and sheet cards)

"Greening the Lodging Industry", Lodging Industry fact sheet (PUB CO-074 97), State of Wisconsin, Dept. of Natural Resources, 11/97, 6 p.

"Green Hotels", Bird Watcher's Digest, 12/97? or 1/98?, p. 14.

Wilke, Anne W., "Green hospitality - Hotels are turning over a green leaf", E magazine, 1997, Distributed by the Los Angeles Times Syndicate, found at

Urban Ecology, heard 1/98.

Designer/Builder, heard 1/98, upcoming.

"Try This ...", Corporate Meetings & Incentives, 1/98, p. ?.

mention in Rocky Mountain Environmental Health Assn newsletter (2/98)

"Green Hotels Association® filled its charter members posts...", Eco-Actions The Travel Specialists Newsletter, Vol II, No. 7, Winter 1997-98.

mention in The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, IL, (4Mar98).

listed in Resources Section of Recycled Products Guide, NY (9Mar98).

mention in BC & Yukon Hotel Assn. newsletter, (19Mar98).

Ask Before You Sleep, Central Oregon Green Pages, Apr-Sept '98, p. 3.

The Tourism and Hospitality Industry Goes Green, Fact Sheet, Dept. of Environmental Protection, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, 7000-FS-DEP2226, 3/98, p. 3.

Quiet bathroom vent fans, innkeeping, PAII's monthly newsletter, April, 1998, p. 7.

Litherland, Janet, Associate Editor, "Ribbetting" News for the "Eco" Revolution In Hotels, Florida Hotel & Motel Journal, May, 1998, p. 16-17, 19.

Block, Dave; Hotels Win By Conserving Resources and Finances, In Business, May/June 1998, p. 12-16.

Willis, Monica, "Green Travel", Country Living, July, 1998, p. 26.

mention, Natural Way Magazine, July/August, 1998.

Buyer's Guide 1998-99, Bed & Breakfast, The Business of Innkeeping, Alphabetic Listing p. 24, Environmental Products/Services, p. 36, Associations, p. 34.

Baking Soda Uses, Innkeeping, PAII newsletter, July 1998, p. 5.

Send your used soap here, Innkeeping, PAII newsletter, July 1998, p. 8. (Re border ministries - was in error - used soap cannot be imported into Mexico).

Listing in 1999 Official Travel Industry Directory, Travel Agent Magazine, 802 Second Ave., NY, NY 10017, 7/98.

"Greening the Lodging Industry, Lodging Industry, Wisconsin Dept. Natural Resources, PUB CO-074 97, 7/98.

"Turning Over A New Leaf", The Meeting Manager, ?/98, p. ?.

"Westward, Ho!", The ULS Report, Vol. V, No. 4, July-August 1998, p. 1,3.

Litherland, Janet, Associate Editor, 3 Chances to Create Great "First Impressions", Florida Hotel & Motel Journal, p. 16-17,20-22.

Hemmila, Donna; Hotels turn over new leaf with eco-friendly practices, South Florida Business Journal (Broward County), Vol. 18, o. 49, July 24, 1998, p.19A.

, Healthy Living Magazine, July?, 1998.

Listed as resource, United Methodist Women, Washington, DC, Environmentally Responsible Meetings Training Manual, 8/98.

Reuse, Reduce, Recycle, Are you really being green?, Innkeeping, September, 1998, p. 5.

Oops..., Innkeeping, September, 1998, p. 7.

, DESIGNER/builder Magazine, 9/98?

Griffin, Patricia, Conserving and Saving Money, The Green Scene, Vacation Industry Review, September/October, 1998, p. 36-38.

Burch, Colin; Conservation awareness helps make hotels green, The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, SC, September 30, 1998, p. 1D-2D. Paxton, Hugh and Midori, Global Ecotour Guide (book in Japanese), Chapter 1, Exploring a Natural World, p. 28, 1998, Tokyo, Japan

"We travel, some..., Water on Stone,, Vol. 1, Issue 5, November, 1998, p. 1.

A Guide to Green Hospitality, Green Hotels Association®, Hawaii Hospitality, Autumn 1998, p. 25-6.

Hotel Guest Cooperate with Green Concerns, Business Times, Travel Section, The Washington Times, October 26, 1998, p. D19.

Shattuck, Harry, Travel Editor, Save the Earth while traveling it, The Houston Chronicle, Travel Section, November 1, 1998, Section G, Page 1G-9G.

Shattuck, Harry, Travel Editor, Save the Earth while traveling it, The Houston Chronicle, Travel Section, reprinted in San Diego ?, Sunday, November 8, 1998.

Shattuck, Harry, Travel Editor, Save the Earth while traveling it, The Houston Chronicle, Travel Section, reprinted in Scottsdale, AZ ? Sunday, November 8, 1998.

Shattuck, Harry, Travel Editor, Earthly concern isn't just trend, Green Hotels Association® thrives, The Arizona Daily Star, Tucson, Arizona, Travel Section with cover art, reprinted from The Houston Chronicle, November 29, 1998, p. I1-I2.

Shattuck, Harry, Travel Editor, Save the baby towels!, The Houston Chronicle, Travel Section, reprinted in The News & Observer (Raleigh, NC), Sunday, November 29, 1998, Section H, p. 1H, 4H.

mention in the Allentown, PA, newspaper, November ?, 1998.

mention in the Portland, Maine newspaper, November ?, 1998.

Perdue, Mitzi; Green gift ideas for green people, The Daily Times, Salisbury, MD, December 3, 1998, p. 14.

Greening Your Travel Experience, Environmentalism, USA Today Special Newsletter Edition, December, 1998, Vol. 127, No. 2643, p. 15.

McClaren, Debra; Rethinking Tourism and EcoTravel, Camarian Press, 1998, p. x.

PAII philosophy and Quotes From Fans...innkeeping, January, 1999, p. 4.

"Founder of Green Hotel Association® to speak at tourism seminar March 16", Cape Gazette, Cover, DE, February 26, 1999, p. ?, 48.

Griffin, Patricia, "Green Rooms Grow Greenbacks", AAHOA Hospitality (A Magazine Dedicated To Asian American Hoteliers), Vol. 4, No. 3, March, 1999, p. 77, 79, 81.

Small, Cindy, Guest Column, "Tourism leaders take green hotel seriously", Morning Star Business Report, Dover, DE, March, 1999.

"Keeping inn-keeping green", Morning Star Business Report, Dover, DE, March, 1999, p. 3.

Small, Cindy, Guest Column, "Tourism leaders take green hotel seriously", Morning Star, Dover, DE, March 11-17, 1999, p. ?.

"Environment, hotel industry to be topic", The Dover Post, Dover, DE, March 10, 1999.

Darnell, Michele, "More hotels going green", Dover New Journal, Dover, DE, March 18,1999, p. B7, B10.

Small, Cindy, Letters, Tourism industry environmentally friendly, Cape Gazette, Dover, DE, March 19, 1999, p. ?.

"Deadline nears for 'green hotel' seminar registration", Cape Gazette, Dover, DE, March 19, 1999, p. 52-3.

Perdue, Mitzi, "Go green on your next vacation", Environment and You (syndicated column), The Daily Times, Salisbury, MD, May 20, 1999.

Rohrbach, Emily, Lifestyle, "Healthy Hotel", Natural Health Magazine, September, 1999, p. 37.

Wood, Colette Bachand, "When on vacation, group helps travelers stay green", Nature's Corner, Tourism and Transportation Section, The Boston Airport Journal at Logan Intl. Airport, Vol. 27, No. 10, October 1999, p. T-2, T-4.

Wood, Colette Bachand, "When on vacation, group helps travelers stay green", Nature's Corner, Tourism and Transportation Section, The Boston Seaport Journal, Boston's Waterfront Paper, Vol. 4, No. 10, October 1999, p. T-2, T-4.

Wood, Colette Bachand, "When on vacation, group helps travelers stay green", Nature's Corner, Tourism and Transportation Section, Travel New England, the region's tourism and travel trade newspaper, October 1999, p. 13, 24.

Bridging the Gap, "Green Event Planning Guide", Kansas City, MO, 11/99, p. 13, 34-35, 40.

Motavalli, Jim, "Holistic Hotels, They won't leave the light on for you," ConservationWorks, AMC Outdoors, November, 1999, p. 11.

Howell, Lori, KWAB NewsTalk Radio, Boulder, CO, live interview re GHA, Tuesday, November 16, 1999, 9:35 am.

Frabotta, David, "New York hoteliers go green and save", H&MM, November 15, 1999, p. 3, 36.

Gilbert, Debbie; "Conservation starts to influence some hotel operations", The Times, Gainesville, Georgia, March 23, 2000.

"Recycling Guidebook for the Hospitality and Restaurant Industry," Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments, Department of Environmental Programs, Washington, DC, April, 2000,

"More than 20 properties in US national and state parks . . . ", Transactions, Alliances, Hotel & Motel Management, April 3, 2000

"Simple moves can make meetings green", Small Market Meetings, Vol. 1, No. 5, May, 2000, p. 1-2.

Solar Today, June, 2000, p. 62.

Baraban, Regina; Going Green, Association Meetings, June, 2000.

A Hooray for Green Meetings, NYC WasteLe$$, Issue 4, p. 4.

Chollet, Mary E., Eco Logic, "The hospitality industry gets green from the ground up", Club Management, May/June 2000, 76-94.

Green Hotels, The Green Guide, Mothers & Others for a Livable Planet, Issue No. 80, June, 2000, p. 6.

Daily, Laura; Traveling Light, Eco Travel, Natural Home Journal, July/August 2000, p. 12.

Chollet, Mary E., Eco Logic, "The hospitality industry gets green from the ground up", Resort Management & Operations, summer 2000, p. 46-53.

Tong, Kathryn, "An inn on the green", The Boston Globe, July 29, 2000, p. C1-C2.

Szuchman, Paula, "Eco-Credibility-Is your hotel as green as it claims to be?", Conde Nast Traveler, August, 2000, p. 46.

Wolff, Howard J., Senior Vice President, Wimberly Allison Tong & Goo, DESIGN & THE BOTTOM LINE, a presentation to the Link 2000 Marriott Design and Construction Conference, September 11, 2000

SourceList, Traditional Building, September/October, 2000, p. x.

National Trade and Professional Associations, Columbia Books, Washington, DC 20009, 9/00

Sustainable Communities symposium – September 22-24, 2000, The Crested Butte News, Vol. 1/No. 7, September 22, 2000, p. 11.

Sustainable Communities Symposium, Chronicle & Pilot Crested Butte, Colorado, September 22, 2000, p. 6, 7

Sustainable Communities Symposium, 2Crested Butte Weekly Fall Guide 2000,Vol. 2, No. 31, p. 12, 14.

Griffin, Patricia; HOTELS: Stop Throwing Your Money Away!, Sustainable Travel & Tourism; Strategies and Technologies for Sustainable Travel & Tourism, London, UK, Autumn 2000, p. 111-113

Pipher, Sara, Weddings, Buying Green; Enough!, Center for a New American Dream, Takoma Park, MD, No. 13, Fall 2000,, p. 17.

GHA Listing, Resources, 2001 Product+Resource Guide, Environmental Design + Construction, November/December, 2000, p. 27.

"Composting garden waste," Innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 18, No. 12, December, 2000, p. 5. Dahlin, Dennis; Earth-Friendly Inns & Environmental Travel Northeast, A Green Guide to the Northeastern United States, Sandbar Willow Press, Sacramento, CA, 2000, p. 6, 43, 44, 242, 248, 298.

Brady, Paige, Editor; "Green Up Your Travels", Inner Views, Whole Foods Market, Inc.; February, 2001, p. 20.

"De-ice now, fertilize your spring garden later", innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 19, No. 2, February, 2001, p. 8-9.

Sanella, Chris; Natural Partners, Green Inns, Spirit Magazine, Southwest Airlines, March, 2001, p. 96.

Welch, Sara J., "The Color of Money", Eco Hotels, Successful Meetings, March, 2001, p. 49-55.

Santella, Chris, "Natural Partners, Greens and Pinstripes Uniting to Sustain Natural Resources? Can This Marriage Work? Maybe . . .", Life Environment, Southwest Airlines Spirit, March, 2001, p. 96.

Spano, Susan; Hotel Guests Can Help Clean Up the Environment, One Towel at a Time, Travel Section, The Los Angeles Times, Sunday, April 15, 2001, p. L13.

Spano, Susan; Hotel Guests Can Help Clean Up the Environment, One Towel at a Time, Travel Section, The Seattle Times, Sunday, April 22, 2001, p. x.

Take the soap home!, innkeeping, May, 2001, p. 9.

Association Listings, InnSights, June/July 2001, p. 31.

Darlington, Tenaya; Home Away, Natural Home, July/August 2001, p. 35

Hayes, Tim, "Hotels Asked To Implement Green Policies", The Freeman's Journal, Cooperstown, NY, June 22, 2001, p. 5.

"Be A Green Inn!", The InnSide Story, California Association of Bed & Breakfast Inns, September/October 2001, p. 3.

Winter's snow and ice are coming, Innkeeping, Vol. 19, No.11, November, 2001, p. 15.

"Interface's Green Hotel Programme," Case Study, Green Hotelier, November, 2001, Issue 24, Page 25

Resources, 2002 Product + Resource Guide, Environmental Design + Construction Magazine, November/December 2001, p. 103.

Recycling at Inns, Point Reyes Light, Point Reyes Station, CA, February 14, 2002, V. LIV, No. 51, p. 8.

Environmentally Friendly . . . , Executive Housekeeping Today, April, 2002, p. 4, 9, 25, 27.

"Night-lights and danger," innkeeping, April 2002, p. 13.

"Hansen, Kristine, Environmental Writer, "Eco-Friendly Cleaning Gets the Green Light; How a once-skeptical industry is embracing green housekeeping," Housekeeping solutions, April, 2002, p. 14-17.

"More Solutions," Mail Box, Letters to the Editor, Hotel & Motel Management, Vol. 217, No. 12, July 1, 2002, p. 8.

GHA mention on the nationally broadcast Clark Howard radio show,, 9Jul02, report from Whittier, CA.

Cleaning with technology, Keeping it Green, innkeeping, PAII, August, 2002, p. 5.

Too much junk mail?, innkeeping, PAII, August, 2002, p. 8.

Cleaning the air, Keeping it Green, innkeeping, PAII, August, 2002, p. 10.

It's Easy Being Green, The InnSide Story, California Association of Bed & Breakfast Inns, Soquel, CA, September/October 2002, p. 5.

World Travel & Tourism Council, Corporate Social Leadership in Travel & Tourism, Organizations Concerned with CSR and Sustainable Tourism, December, 2002.

"Keeping It Green: Make your own nontoxic disinfectant for produce; Antibacterial wine?," innkeeping, PAII, January, 2003, p. 3

"Gift packaging put to good use," innkeeping, PAII, January, 2003, p. 8 "Greener Stays," Healing Lifestyles & Spas, Vol. 7, No. 2, March/April, 2003, p. 21.

"Energy-saving practices," Energy Management, Special Supplement to H&MM, Vol. 218, No. 3, 17Feb03, p. M11.

"What's in your cup of coffee?," innkeeping, PAII, March, 2003, p. 5.

"Organic food regulations," innkeeping, PAII, March, 2003, p. 9.

Boone, Timothy; "Key for cities is beauty," Smart Growth Conference, Business, The Sun Herald, Gulfport/Biloxi, MS, March 28, 2003, p. C8, C12.

(photo only) Tortorano, David; Quality of life key to smart growth; Keep it green, leaders urge," Business, The Sun Herald, Gulfport/Biloxi, MS, March 29, 2003, p. C8, C10.

Gerber, Suzanne; "A Green Wedding," The GreenGuide #96, May/June, 2003, p. 5.

Letter to the editor re cork oak trees, Letters, greenhotelier, IHEI, July, 2003, p. 4.

Westaway, Dr. Mark and Pamela Lanier, EcoTourism For The 21st Century, Arrington's Bed & Breakfast Journal, August 2003, p. 18-19.

"Homemade garden pest remedies," innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 21, No. 9, September, 2003, p. 8.

"What to do with all that used soap," innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 21, No. 9, September, 2003, p. 9.

"Longer life for soft goods," innkeeping, PAII, Vol. 21, No. 9, September, 2003, p. 9.

Engle, Jane; "A greener hotel can begin with a more sensitive guest," The Los Angeles Times, Sunday, September 14, 2003.

Engle, Jane; "Environmental accent: Travelers can move industry to conserve," Star Tribune, Minneapolis, MN, November 16, 2003,p. G7.

Fish, Jen; "Adding notches to a green belt," Portland Press Herald, December 18,2003, p. 1E,11E.

Stevens, Liz; "Couples say 'I do' to green weddings," Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, TX, March 6, 2004.

Harman, Greg, "Smart growth in spotlight; Green thinking stressed at conference," The Sun Herald, Biloxi, MS, May 13,2004, p. A-1, A-4.

Moving Toward Zero Waste for Greening Your Conference, Colorado Association for Recycling, Kelly Blair Roberts (, 303/758-3718, CD, June 2004.

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