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Environmental Excellence Awards Program

Accepting Nominations for Airlines, Tenants and Business Partners of Seattle-Tacoma International Airport through January 31

Nominate your organization for Sea-Tac Airport’s annual Green Gateway Environmental Excellence Awards between January 1 and 31, 2015.

The Sea-Tac Airport Environmental Excellence Awards Program highlights and recognizes airline, tenant, and business partner environmental stewardship efforts for the 2014 calendar year, and the critical role their accomplishments play in meeting our goal to be “The Green Gateway.”
Sea-Tac is an environmental pacesetter and leader—committed to creating a sustainable airport that minimizes the environmental impacts of our operations. The Port of Seattle is committed to integrating environmental considerations into all aspects of its strategic planning and business decision making, including its relationships with business partners.

Nomination Form and Info Packet

Click here to download the Nomination Form and Information Packet  


For more information, please contact Jeremy Webb, (206) 787-5395.

Announcement of 2015 Winners

The port will announce award winners during a Port of Seattle Commission meeting in April, to
coincide with Earth Day 2015. Winners will receive a commemorative plaque, recognition
through port press and website announcements, and additional publicity in port publications and
other outlets. 

2014 Award Winners

On April 22, 2014, the Port of Seattle Commission recognized the positive environmental efforts of tenants at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport with Green Gateway Environmental Excellence Awards. The winners achieved recognition for their comprehensive efforts in fuel and energy conservation and waste reduction in 2013.
These awards recognized three airport tenants:
Alaska Airlines (Airport Tenant -- Environmental Innovation Category)
Dufry AG / The Hudson Group (Airport Retail Tenant -- Environmental Performance Category)
HMS Host (Airport Dining Tenant -- Environmental Performance Category)

Pictured from left to right: Alaska Airlines Environmental Affairs Manager Janet Baad; Alaska Airlines Managing Director of Fleets, Standards and Operational Control Tom Kemp; Commission Co-President Courtney Gregoire, Commissioner Tom Albro, Commission Co-President Stephanie Bowman, Commissioner Bill Bryant, HMSHost Senior Director of Operations Stacy House; Hudson News General Manager of Seattle Jacob Carlson; HMSHost Maintenance Manager Ray Boyd; Dufry General Manager Doug Palmer (front right).