Portland, OR (PRWEB) September 10, 2009
Those interested in doing their part to help the environment will be pleased to know they are getting a helping hand from one of the downtown Portland Oregon hotels. The Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront is doing its part to help the environment, and was even awarded the coveted Green Seal Certification.
The Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront striving to make a positive impact on the environment and the city of Portland by creating a green facility. The hotel purchases products and materials that are recyclable, made of recyclable content, or reduce water. In addition, the downtown Portland hotel's green efforts include a linen and towel reuse program. The program saves water and energy. It also reduces detergents which are released into the environment when towels, linens and other laundry is washed. Guests that participate in this program are able to do their part to help the environment.
Unlike many other hotels in downtown Portland, the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront also uses water saving shower heads, toilets and aerated faucets. This conserves water and fights against global warming. Staying true to its spirit of giving back to the community, the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront also sponsored the Red Cross summer blood drive campaign. The Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront believes it is the responsibility of hotels in downtown Portland, OR, to support the community and help it grow.
For more information on how the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront is helping the environment and the community or to make a reservation, visit the downtown Portland, Oregon hotel's website at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pdxor-portland-marriott-downtown-waterfront/ or call 1-800-228-9290.
About the Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront
The Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront has earned the prestigious ENERGY STAR label and is Green Seal certified. The hotel in downtown Portland has maintained a commitment to the community and the environment. The eco friendly hotel is near the Portland Riverplace Marina, as well as restaurants, shopping and other attractions. Visitors can stay in plush accommodations and enjoy their close proximity to the area attractions. To learn more, visit the downtown Portland hotel's website at http://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/pdxor-portland-marriott-downtown-waterfront/.
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