Airport sustainability practices

Published by: 
Airport Cooperative Research Program (ACRP); Transportation Research Board; The National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine

Author:
Amy Malick, Haley & Aldrich, Inc.

Synopsis: 
In ACRP’s synthesis, Amy Malick examines issues related to sustainability management, waste reduction, social responsibility, climate change, and water quality at airports in the United States. The case examples describe sustainability practices useful to practitioners interested in promoting economic vitality, operational efficiency, natural resource protection, and/or social responsibility at airports. The case examples, which can be found in the Sustainable Aviation Guidance Alliance database, were generated by seven airport operators, two airlines, and one concessionaire from facilities in a range of geographic locations.

Read more on the Transportation Research Board website.