We reduce waste levels to the greatest extent possible and recycle unavoidable waste wherever possible. Our efforts to divert more waste away from landfills have yielded positive results due to multiple initiatives at all our properties. In 2014, was saw a 9 percent increase in waste diverted from landfill compared to 2013, for an overall waste diversion rate of 44 percent.
We have various innovative programs and local partnerships to enable our company, guests and employees to eliminate waste:
- Recycle more than 320,000 gallons of waste vegetable oil annually
- Over 4200 tons of cardboard bailed and recycled.
- Over 12,500 tons of food diverted.
- New and expanding programs to divert e-waste and textiles