Traveling can be difficult if you are trying to lower your carbon footprint. While you can lessen your impact by using public transportation rather than driving, eco-friendly hotels are also a good way to keep your trip low impact. No matter where you travel in the country, you’ll find plenty of options. Take a look at the list of 10 eco-friendly hotels in the U.S.
1. Kimpton Hotels
The Kimpton Hotel chain avoids printing if possible, but when uses soy based inks on recycled paper when necessary. The hotel chain also uses eco-friendly materials throughout the rooms, including organic and non-toxic hygiene products. Towels and linens are reused to conserve water and energy, unless the guest needs them washed.
Water efficient bathroom fixtures and energy efficient lights are all part of the ecological appeal of the hotels. You will also find in room recycling bins. The hotels also recycle everything down to the electronics used in the rooms.