Green Meetings Checklist - developed to improve the sustainability of meetings, especially large corporate events. Of the approximately 6,500 hotel reservations we make annually worldwide, 95% are with hotels that have an explicit sustainability/environmentally conscious program.
Subcontractor and Vendor Procurement - integrating sustainability requirements into selection of subcontractors and vendors, as well as subcontract provisions. This includes vendors for utilities, where feasible. Our office in Andover, MA, procures 100% of its electricity from renewable sources.
Installation of advanced videoconferencing capabilities into multiple offices to reduce travel requirements.
Telecommuting as an option for all employees.
"Green Products" list for preferred purchases of office supplies and equipment.
Initiative to recycle old or unusable office and home electronics.
Implementation of paperless paystubs.