The Wyndham Green program is a franchise-wide initiative to promote best practices in sustainability at all Wyndham franchised hotels. We understand that employees and guests of our Hotel are increasingly interested in how we use and conserve resources in the operation of the Hotel.
Super 8 Sherwood Park is on its way to achieving Wyndham Green Level 1 compliance and has developed sustainable practices in the following areas:
To minimize the unnecessary use of energy, water and detergents in the laundering of towels and linens, the Hotel has a reuse program for all guest rooms such that for any multiple night stay (i.e. 2 or more consecutive nights) the towels and sheets are only changed every three days. If a guest requests a more frequent change in towels or sheets we will accommodate that request.
Recycling bins have been placed in every guest room, as well as the lobby and hallways of the Hotel. Items accepted for recycling include paper, aluminum, glass and plastic. The Hotel also recycles all cardboard packaging materials received in the course of its operations.
The Hotel has converted all of its indoor lighting, as well as its parking lot lighting, to energy efficient LED lighting. This reduces electricity consumption, provides higher quality light, and increases the time between changing light bulbs.
The Hotel tracks its water, power and natural gas consumption on a monthly basis to monitor resource usage and benchmark it against other hotels. Hotel employees are constantly on the lookout for instances where these utilities are not being used efficiently.
We ask all hotel guests to contribute to the Wyndham Green initiative by embracing sustainable practices such as: