Green Thread® Environmental Program
How ARAMARK defines sustainability:
"The ability to meet the needs of the present without
compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own
At ARAMARK Parks and Destinations, we have a deep respect for
and commitment to protecting and improving the environment. We work
to reduce our environmental footprint while delivering exceptional
operational results. We also offer expertise and practical
solutions to our clients to help them reduce their environmental
impacts. Throughout our corporation, we develop and implement
long-term environmental stewardship programs and policies within
the areas of sustainable food; responsible procurement; green
buildings; energy and water conservation; transportation; and waste
stream management. We call these programs and policies Green
Thread® as they weave throughout our business operations every
Green Thread®, what is it?
- Environmental Management System.
- Designed to help regulate what we buy, how we use energy, how
we dispose of chemicals, etc.
- Deal with what are known as "aspects and impacts"
- Turning on a light switch
- Buying food for the restaurants
Green Thread® will prepare us for our ISO 14001
- Comprehensive EMS aimed at continual improvement
- Not perfection, but a commitment to making change in our line
- Helps conserve energy
- Lowers our environmental footprint
Green Thread® is everywhere..."A green thread in everything we