Allegheny County Health Department
Released: December 19, 2009
Double Tree Hotels,
Congratulations for becoming an Enviro-Star winner for 2007! Through your commitment to pollution prevention practices, you have set an example for all other businesses and organizations. By taking the initiative to reduce energy consumption and waste, you've proven to be one of Allegheny County's Enviro Stars.
We Recognize that it is because of businesses and groups like yours that the environmental movement is fast becoming the mainstream. Many people are beginning to realize the benefits of pollution prevention, and when local groups like yours set the bar so high, it encourages others to take the next step.
It is our hope that you will continue to find ways to increase efficiency, cut down on waste, and encourage sustainability within your business practices. You are already helping to lead Allegheny County in the right direction, so don't stop now! Keep up the good work, apply for Enviro-Star recognition again for 2008, and continue to serve as an example that Allegheny Countu cares about its environment.
James Thompson, Program Chief
Air Quality Program