Resource Use and Waste Generation by the Tourism Industry on the Big Island of Hawaii

  title={Resource Use and Waste Generation by the Tourism Industry on the Big Island of Hawaii},
  author={Osamu Saito},
  journal={Environmental Anthropology eJournal},
  • O. Saito
  • Published 1 August 2013
  • Business
  • Environmental Anthropology eJournal
A survey of the tourism industry on the island of Hawaii (the Big Island) in the state of Hawaii in the United States was conducted to collect baseline information on major resources (energy, food, and water consumption) and waste generation from five tourism sectors: accommodations, food and beverages (restaurants), golf courses, tourism services (tours), and rental cars. The questionnaire was developed and 50 establishments from the target sectors participated in this survey. Resource… Expand
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