Sandton Convention Centre goes eco-friendly
3 Jul 2019 - by
The Sandton Convention Centre is reducing its carbon footprint through sustainability efforts.
Some of the initiatives undertaken by the centre include using environmentally friendly dry-cleaning materials, ensuring that air-conditioners and chillers switch off at certain temperatures, using automated water control sensors and switching off escalators when not in use. When furniture and furnishings are replaced, the discarded items are donated to under-privileged crèches and schools.
There is a recycling station on site and a specialist outsourced waste company collects and manages the waste.
Some of the practices put into place in the kitchens of the venue include: