How green is green?

Easen, Nick
May 2009
Travel Weekly (UK);5/15/2009, p64
Trade Publication
The article discusses the initiatives taken by the hotel industry to become greenwashing and eco friendly. Jessica Webb, a communications associate with Rainforest Alliance, states that hotel industry consider greenwash as a way to reach new markets and to avoid more stringent regulations on environment. It is reported that while Seychelles based Frégate Island resort is trying to restore near-extinct magpie-robin, Nevis based Nisbet Plantation Beach Club is planting an artificial reef.


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