Walt Disney World Recognized as Environmental Leader By Keeping 97% of Waste from Going to Landfill

Exciting news out of Walt Disney World! During this “Florida Recylces Week” Disney has announced they have been recognized by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection as an environmental leader in waste diversion!


Credit: Florida Department of Environmental Protection Facebook

As shared by Walt Disney World Cast and Community Facebook:

“It’s Florida Recycles Week and we’re proud to share that the
Florida Department of Environmental Protection has recognized Walt Disney World Resort as an environmental leader in waste diversion with awards and praise for our zero-waste facilities and repurposing materials in room refurbishments. These efforts are keeping more than 97% of waste from going to landfill. Thank you to the Disney’s Animals, Science and Environment and Facilities Asset Management Cast for making our state – and our World – a more beautiful place for future generations.”

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Way to go Walt Disney World! What a HUGE accomplishment!

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, and weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.