Green Initiatives

Platform at Union Station is dedicated to providing healthier living environments —

from reuse options for our residents and communities to the reduction of the use of pollutants and harmful chemicals to the incorporation of energy-efficient materials in our redevelopment and development projects.

Our wish is that you will join us in striving to create a healthier living environment today, tomorrow and for the future generations. Our commitment is to incorporate the following services at every Holland Residential community when applicable:

• Installation of bio-bags in pet stations

• Energy Star-compliant office equipment and appliances

• Utilization of fluorescent bulbs • Incorporating zone heating/cooling to minimize electricity usage

• Standardizing the use of only zero and low VOC paints, limiting toxic chemicals

• Encouraging paperless applications, rent payment and community correspondence

• Using FSC paper and wind-powered services for printed collateral


Platform at Union Station has earned 2017 ENERGY STAR® certification from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency! ENERGY STAR® certification represents proven, verified superior energy performance over a 12-month period. In fact, Energy Star certified buildings perform in the top 25 percent of similar buildings nationwide! By meeting these strict standards, Platform at Union Station is saving energy, saving money and helping protect the environment by generating fewer greenhouse gas emissions than typical buildings.