9 June 2014
MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) said it has been listed among Newsweek Magazine´s 100 most environmentally responsible companies in the United States, making it the third highest-ranked company in the hospitality industry.
MGM Resorts earned the 82nd spot on the list, up from 122, in 2012.
The Newsweek Green Rankings evaluate the world´s largest publicly-traded companies using eight metrics that provide a transparent measurement of overall corporate environmental performance. The eight main factors considered included carbon, energy, water, waste, and the extent to which internal governance is geared towards sustainability.
Newsweek is one the world´s premier weekly news magazines. For more information, visit www.newsweek.com
MGM Resorts International is one of the world´s leading global hospitality companies, operating destination resort brands including Bellagio, MGM Grand, Mandalay Bay and The Mirage. Its website is at www.mgmresorts.com.