Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Four Seasons Philadelphia Has Composted More Than 360,000 lbs Of Food Waste Since 2007

four seasons philadelphia guest roomWhich comes out to about 3,000 lbs of food waste composted each week. Not bad.

It's composted on a farm and then they buy it back as fertilizer to use on the grounds of the hotel.

The hotel is one of the largest composters in the City of Philadelphia. Now you know.

Happy (early) Earth Day.

Related:
Four Seasons Philadelphia [ Official Site ]
Podcast: Four Seasons 'Meet The Chef' Menu [ KYW 1060 ]

1 comment:

Holly H. said...

Rock on, Four Seasons. Next stop, hemp bed linens.