Leading environmental waste management company, ACM
Environmental PLC, is delighted to name Macdonald Hotels &
Resorts a winner of the first Greener Path Award for
In association with the British Council for Sustainable
Development, the Greener Path Awards celebrate the great
work businesses across the UK have done to reduce the impact they
have on the environment.
Winners of the award are recognised for exemplary effort and
achievement in minimising waste, boosting recycling and
increasing landfill diversion while seeking out sustainable ways to
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, the UK's largest independently
owned hotel group, is one such business, having achieved average
landfill diversion of more than 96% in the last 12
Andy Jacobs, Chief Executive of ACM
Environmental said: "We are delighted that Macdonald
Hotels & Resorts is a recipient of the Landfill Diversion
"We have worked in partnership with them for many years to
help implement an environmentally-sound waste management
strategy in line with their own Room 15 sustainability initiative.
To see them achieve such sustained and impressive landfill
diversion results is extremely gratifying."
Enzo Bertolone, Purchasing Director at Macdonald Hotels &
Resorts, said: "We have hotels all over the UK and we understand
that it's of paramount importance not only to provide guests with a
luxurious stay, but also to be environmentally efficient.
"To be presented with the first Greener Path Award
for Landfill Diversion is an incredible achievement and, at
Macdonald Hotels & Resorts, we will continue to do our part in
shaping an environmentally sustainable future."