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Sustainable Initiatives

At The Blackstone Hotel, Chicago we are dedicated to integrating sustainability and ethical considerations into every facet of our business. Our efforts in this arena are a testament to our belief that success is not solely measured by financial performance, but also by our positive impact on the world around us. We recognize that our efforts in this regard will never cease and will only continue to expand in the years ahead.                    

  • Recycling of cardboard boxes
  • Retrofitting of all the hotel to LED lights – front and back of the house
  • Installed high efficiency shower heads and toilet tanks
  • Partnership with ComEd each year on electricity savings program
  • Hydration stations in fitness center and 1600 club
  • Bulk/refillable bath amenities in all rooms
  • Collaborate with Clean the World to recycle amenities and enable group guests to make a positive environmental impact during their meetings
  • Participate in the Chicago 250 Program
  • Partnered with Elawa Farm Foundation and Golden Gills Mushrooms
  • Purchase of locally grown produce
  • Installed our own beehives on the rooftop – The Blackstone Buzz
  • Sage Foundation Scholarship for our Employees
  • Dollars for Dream and Hungry to Help on- going fundraiser
  • Partnered with Procure Impact to support our Dignity to Work pledge
  • Coming up in 2024 – Food waste diversion in partnership with Biogreen 360

Read more about Sage Hospitality Group ESG initiatives.