Since its launch in 2008, the Pirates have recycled more than 6 million pounds of material. The Pirates now successfully divert approximately 75-percent of waste from PNC Park out of the waste stream.
The Pirates have taken decisive steps to improve the energy efficiency of PNC Park drastically reducing the energy consumption throughout the year. The Pirates have made an organization-wide effort to order more environmentally friendly paper, printing and cleaning products.
The Pirates utilize their unique public position to promote the importance of sustainable practices in order to make an even greater positive impact on our environment.