Based on information from The Green Spa Network, a green spa constitutes the following characteristics:
- Strives to conserve energy and water resources.
- Is committed to using materials that can be recycled, follows recycling practices, and is always looking for ways to minimize waste.
- Utilizes natural and organic skin care products (like the Scandle Body Candle for instance)
- Believes that it has a responsibility to guests and to the planet to reduce exposure to toxic substances and to minimize hazardous waste generation.
- Is open to learning and adopting new environmentally friendly strategies and techniques.
- Shares its concern for the Earth's well-being with guests.
Remember that your overall health and wellness extend beyond your physical body to the environment at large.