The Penang Marriott Hotel is participating in the Penang Green Market 2024, organized by the Penang Green Council (PGC) in collaboration with L’Occitane Malaysia. 

The event will take place at 1st Avenue Mall, Penang, this Saturday and Sunday (June 22 and 23), 2024. 

This annual event is a cornerstone in promoting environmental sustainability and fostering green living within our community.

Our Commitment to Sustainability – At Penang Marriott Hotel, sustainability is at the heart of our operations. As part of Marriott International, we are dedicated to implementing and promoting eco-friendly practices. Marriott International’s Serve 360 platform outlines ambitious sustainability goals, including reducing water intensity by 15%, carbon intensity by 30%, and waste to landfill by 45% by 2025. These goals align with our efforts to foster a greener future.

Sustainable Practices at Penang Marriott Hotel – 

– Guest Room Sensors: All of our guest rooms are equipped with motion sensors to control lights and air conditioning, significantly reducing energy consumption when rooms are unoccupied.
• No Plastic Bottles: Our hotel uses glass bottles across all facilities, eliminating the use of plastic bottles to reduce plastic waste.
• Wall-Mounted Shower Amenities: Replacing mini disposable toiletries with stylish, refillable wall-mounted bottles for a sustainable and convenient shower experience.
• Eco-Friendly Amenity Trays: Crafted from recycled bamboo, our amenities trays reflect our dedication to sustainable sourcing and minimizing environmental impact.
• EV Chargers: We provide electric vehicle (EV) charging stations, allowing our guests to conveniently charge their vehicles while supporting sustainable transportation。
• Farm-Fresh Produce: Our restaurant proudly serves locally grown, farm-fresh produce from BoomGrow, a sustainable company that delivers greens grown indoors using controlled environment agriculture technology.

Featured Initiatives at their Booth – 

• Green Hospitality Innovations: Discover how we reduce our carbon footprint with energy- efficient lighting and air-conditioning and eco-friendly amenities.
• Sustainable Cuisine: Experience our farm-to-table philosophy with a showcase of locally sourced and organic ingredients used in our culinary offerings.

• Upcycle Coasters: Made from recycled plastic, these unique and charming coasters are perfect zero-waste gifts.

Exciting Lucky Draws and Giveaways –
• Eco-Friendly Product Displays: Explore a variety of sustainable products and practices used in our hotel. From eco-friendly toiletries to energy-saving gadgets, discover how small changes can make a big difference for our planet.
• Lucky Draws and Giveaways: Stand a chance to win a complimentary 2D1N hotel stay or a Panoramic English Afternoon Tea experience at Penang Marriott Hotel; and take home eco-
friendly products. From insulated water flasks and upcycled coasters to foldable shopping bags, there’s a sustainable treat for everyone.

The Penang Green Market from 10am to 10pm at 1st Avenue Mall, Penang.

Source – Penang Marriott Hotel