'Outstanding Green Facility' Award Introduced for Self-Storage Operators

Mini-Storage Messenger has announced the launch of its first annual Outstanding Green Facility Award for self-storage operators.

Mini-Storage Messenger, a monthly trade periodical for the self-storage industry and flagship publication of MiniCo Publishing, has announced the launch of its first annual “Outstanding Green Facility” Award. The winner will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Energy-efficient features
  • Water-efficient features
  • Use of innovative, unique, environmentally friendly building materials
  • Challenges overcome during building
  • LEED certification
  • Overall design and landscaping
  • Indoor air quality
  • Overall environmental impact of facility
  • Green marketing techniques

The competition is open to all self-storage facilities, and entries may be submitted by owners, operators, builders, managers or others. The winning facility will receive a trophy and a feature article in the April 2010 issue of MSM. The deadline for submission is Jan. 25, 2010, and complete entry instructions may be downloaded at Ministoragemessenger.com.

Related Articles:

Green Building in Self-Storage: Not a Fad. Not a Trend. The Future.

A Green Future for Self-Storage: Getting on the Eco-Bandwagon

The Eco-Friendly Self-Storage Office: Tips!

Green Building in Self-Storage: Sustainability and Environmentally Friendly Options

Alternative Building Methods for Self-Storage 

Hide comments


  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.