Sands ECO360 Environmental Report 2016

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Sands ECO360 Environmental Report 2016

Sands ECO360, the global corporate sustainability program of Las Vegas Sands (NYSE: LVS) has released its 2016 environmental report. The report marks the company’s first annual measurement against its revised sustainability goals, building upon the success and key learnings of original targets set in 2011 and reported on through 2015. LVS has continued to earn extensive recognition for achievements from external stakeholders, such as its inclusion in the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) North America, and earning a position on CDP’s Climate A List. Other awards LVS earned in 2016 include Macao Green Hotel Gold Award for Sands Cotai Central in Macao, LEED Gold® for Building Operations and Maintenance recertification for the Sands Expo and the Congress Center at The Venetian and The Palazzo Las Vegas, and The Pacific Asia Travel Association (PATA)’s Grand Award for Environment for Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. To obtain additional information and to download the 2016 Sands ECO360 Environmental Report in its entirety HERE. 

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Sands China Ltd. | Small Steps, Big Changes
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Oct 11, 2017 10:00 AM ET
Sands ECO360 Global Goals
The world has changed significantly over the past years. Our portfolio is growing and new challenges are emerging, but technology is also creating unprecedented opportunities. Business, government, and the public sector are joining forces on a global agenda for development. Two key developments stand out to us: the UN Sustainable Development Goals and Science Based Targets. In 2011, we...
Oct 2, 2017 8:00 AM ET
Sands ECO360 | Expanding Stakeholder Engagement
Working in unison with our stakeholders, we can really make a meaningful difference – multiplying our positive impacts both now and into the future. T E A M  M E M B E R  CO L L A B O R AT I O N Team Members are truly our greatest assets and we strive to develop appreciation for the planet’s ­finite resources through environmental campaigns and education events. Sustainability...
Sep 25, 2017 8:30 AM ET
Sands ECO360 | Hosting Green Meetings and Events
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Sep 20, 2017 8:00 AM ET
Sands ECO360 Environmentally Responsible Operations
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Sep 15, 2017 11:00 AM ET