Sands Confidential

The History of Las Vegas Sands Global Sustainability Program, Sands ECO360

LEED Certifications, which stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a rating system devised by the United States Green Building Council (USGBC) to evaluate the environmental performance of a building and encourage market transformation towards sustainable design. 2018 marks 12 years of sustainability efforts at Las Vegas Sands. [More]

Sands ECO360 Holds Green Ideas Challenge for Team Members

Team Members at The Venetian, The Palazzo and Sands Expo participated in the Green Ideas Challenge conducted by the property sustainability team. Approximately 180 ideas were submitted from various departments, and the goal is to implement the top three ideas in 2018. [More]

The Venetian and The Palazzo Team Members Go Green for Halloween

During the annual “Trick O’ Treat Safe Street” for Team Members and their families, departments at The Venetian and The Palazzo decorated their own booths for young trick-or-treaters to visit. Team Members also took on the challenge to make their booths more sustainable, committing to Las Vegas Sands’ mission as good corporate citizens in reducing the impact to our planet. [More]

Las Vegas Sands Announces Winners of Spring Step Challenge

Las Vegas Sands announces the top three winners of the Sands ECO360 Spring Step Up Challenge. All three winners walked over 700,000 steps during the challenge and received a “Golden Shoe” award along with a prize. Team Members who participated in this challenge and reported their steps walked 86.5 million total steps during the month of April. [More]

Sands China Partners with WWF for Climate Action

Sands China Ltd. is partnering with the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), the world's leading conservation organization, in the launch of WWF's Earth Hour 'Just One' Hotels Program. The two organizations have joined forces on a three-year campaign to raise environmental awareness and make a positive impact on the environment. [More]

Sands Bethlehem Celebrates Earth Day

To celebrate Earth Day this year, the sustainability department, along with other Team Members from Sands Bethlehem, volunteered their time at a local elementary school to host the second annual Earth Day Fair. The effort was in conjunction with Sands ECO360, Las Vegas Sands’ Global Sustainability strategy designed to help create a more sustainable future. [More]

Las Vegas Sands Food Donation and Food Waste Reduction Programs Yield Impressive Results

At Las Vegas Sands, we have a long-standing and deep commitment to making a positive impact in our communities and for the causes most important to our values and people. As such, we have implemented food donation and food waste reduction programs at all of our properties through Sands ECO360, our global sustainability program designed to minimize our company’s impact on the environment. [More]