Climate Week 2019

When Friday, September 27th began over the Pacific Ocean and East Asia, people were already out, participating in Climate Week marches. As the day spread across the world, millions and millions more joined them, until an estimated 7.6 million people had come out to march for a clean, green world without fossil fuels. Their goal was  … Read more

Climate Week 2019

When Friday, September 27th began over the Pacific Ocean and East Asia, people were already out, participating in Climate Week marches. As the day spread across the world, millions and millions more joined them, until an estimated 7.6 million people had come out to march for a clean, green world without fossil fuels. Their goal was  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh’s Zero Waste Goals

RXR Realty has some exciting waste reduction and diversion goals including: Achieve a portfolio wide landfill diversion rate of 40% by Year End 2019 Achieve a portfolio wide waste reduction of 10% by Year End 2020 (based on the 2019 baseline) We want the Starrett-Lehigh building to be a leader in NYC! To do this we need to reduce  … Read more

Breast Cancer Research Foundation & Starrett-Lehigh

The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF) is dedicated to being the end of breast cancer by advancing the world’s most promising research. Founded by Evelyn H. Lauder in 1993, BCRF-funded investigators have been deeply involved in every major breakthrough in breast cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. This year, BCRF has awarded $63 million in  … Read more

Starrett’s Buzz is Getting Louder!

Spring is an exciting time in nature and the Starrett-Lehigh Building is bringing some nature to our tenants. Bees are under a great deal of stress in the current ecosystem. SLB is doing our part to ensure the bees have a fighting chance to pollinate and keep our ecosystem vibrant and alive. For a second  … Read more

Recycle Electronic Waste Responsibility

Attention, #StarrettFamily! Do you know how to recycle various electronics? We have options! Starrett-Lehigh is now partnering with Think Zero to safely and secured get rid of your unneeded electronics. Full details can be found here!

Celebrate Earth Matter’s 10th Anniversary

On Thursday March 28, Earth Matter, the nonprofit community-based organization dedicated to advancing the art, science, and awareness of composting in and around New York City, celebrates its tenth anniversary with a grand party and benefit at Manhattan’s famed landmark Starrett-Lehigh Building. Mitchell Grant, our property manager, will be making a brief statement on our building’s  … Read more

Green Team Launches at SL

RXR Realty strives to be the best of the best in the real estate industry. The Starrett-Lehigh Building is the largest building in our NYC portfolio. It’s also one of the largest buildings in NYC, bigger then Empire State Building! This iconic NYC landmark stands at 2.3 million square feet. A commercial building this size  … Read more

Sisterhood of the Working Bees

Our first story for 2019 starts in an unusual place. It is 2017 and we are on the very highest point of the Starrett-Lehigh building, the 22nd floor roof. It is a Saturday morning on a spring day and we are about to embark on an adventure to see if we can produce Starrett-Lehigh Honey. You  … Read more

Revisiting The Marketplace of the Future – Climate Week 2018

Climate Week NYC 2018 is typically a platform for CEOs, government officials, and investors from around the world to address issues that shape markets and create policies to make climate action a reality. The foundation of Climate Week is to continue the conversation resulting from the Global Climate Action Summit that takes place earlier in  … Read more

Join the #StarrettFamily for Climate Week

Tenants of Starrett-Lehigh, join us for the Marketplace of the Future! This is an NYC Climate Week Affiliate Event showcasing startups that are creating various solutions to climate change. There will be free live jazz, beer/wine, zero-waste catering, 30 sustainable startups, and a short panel discussion. Marketplace of the Future Friday, September 28th 601 West 26th Street, 15th floor 6-10pm  … Read more