ZOOK is committed to integrating sustainability into all aspects of the company.
Our sustainability initiatives include:
Use recyclable materials for product packaging.
Share with customers our concerns for environmental sustainability.
Recycle paper and office waste.
Asks vendors to reduce unnecessary packaging whenever possible.
Emphasize sustainability, preservation, renovation and reuse as key elements in responsible development.
Monitor and measure on a regular basis the short and long-term environmental impact of operations.
Use energy-efficient fixtures where possible.
Track and compare energy performance.
Use energy efficient appliances: light bulbs, refrigerators and computers.
Use windows that open for seasonal cooling.
Use programmable thermostats and other controls to reduce heating and cooling costs in unoccupied guest rooms.
Use nontoxic cleaning products when available.
Limit or eliminate Styrofoam food and beverage containers.
Use cloth towels and napkins.
Minimize use of disposable items.
Use paper products (brochures, etc.) made from recycled paper as much as possible.
Avoid aerosols containing CFC or HCFC.
Work with suppliers to ensure their products and services reflect our ethics.
Work with other organizations to share information and techniques to protect the health and vitality of our natural resources and heritage.
Implement state of the art drinking water purification system.