Green Key Global Blog

Food Donation—Closing the Misconception Gaps

Cara Unterkofler, Greenview   In the last couple years, food waste has become a hot button public issue[1], and rightly so. The stats tell us In the USA alone, 30-40% of the food supply is wasted[2], equaling more than 20…

Intelligent Blends: Pivoting to Sustainability

Intelligent Blends: Pivoting to Sustainability

Every great business has that critical moment that defines who they are and what they become. Michael Ishayik, owner and operator of Intelligent Blends, a manufacturer of single serve “K cup” beverages” would never have guessed he’d end up a…

What Our Green Key Programs Do For You

In person meetings are important. These face-to-face interactions, according to Forbes, build trust, understanding and a sense of a shared mission a lot easier than in other communication methods, like email for example. But event professionals are tasked with the…

Steps for #Eventprofs to Hold Greener Meetings

The events industry has been identified as the second most polluting sector – only being dwarfed by construction and demolition. Now is the time to continue making strides to change the reputation of the meetings and events industry, and green…

6 ways Green Key Global has changed in 2015

2015 has been a big year so far for Green Key Global. We wanted to share our wins with you, meeting & event professionals, and hospitality industry professionals alike. 1. Our new partnership with La Tablée des Chefs will help…

Zero Waste Tips for Your Next Conference

Zero Waste Tips for Your Next Conference

Hosting a green conference incorporates initiatives that save money, but also minimizes the impact meetings have on the planet.  Meetings and conferences can produce a lot of waste – from paper to food & beverage; and everything in between. The following…

Meeting in Green Cities

According to EcoWatch.com; a post on May 28th 2015 states that Washington, DC & Toronto, ON are the top two greenest cities in North America (Washington’s 4th time at #1; and Toronto marks the first time a Canadian city has entered…