Recycling at Phoenix Sky Harbor

Phoenix Sky Harbor (PHX), Phoenix Deer Valley (DVT) and Phoenix Goodyear (GYR) Airports have a long-standing commitment to environmental health and livability for the Phoenix metro area.  

The City of Phoenix Aviation Department has created a Sustainability Management Plan as the guiding document to build on its record of achievements in sustainability efforts.

Focus Areas for the Sustainability Management Plan address economic, environmental, and social sustainability through seven key focus areas (follow links by selecting icons):

air-quality-icon-cs5Air Quality—Supporting initiatives to maintain and improve our local air quality

greenhouse-gas-icon-cs5Greenhouse Gas Emissions—Minimizing greenhouse gases produced from the operation of the Phoenix airports

energy-icon-cs5Energy—Investing in renewable and energy efficient technologies to reduce energy consumption and costs

outreach-icon-cs5Outreach—Working with our neighbors, business partners, and passengers to improve our community and build upon the success of Phoenix Sky Harbor’s Community Noise Reduction Program

policies-contracts-icon-cs5Policies and Contracts—Integrating economic, environmental, and social sustainability into the Aviation Department’s business practices

waste-recycling-icon-cs5Waste and Recycling— Reducing waste and increasing recycling opportunities for passengers, airport tenants, and employees

water-conservation-icon-cs5Water Conservation—Minimizing water consumption for airport operations and landscaping



Phoenix Aviation Department Sustainability - A Look Back Before We Take Off

The Aviation Department is focused on sustainability.  Take a look at our achievements and initiatives. 

Sustainability Plan Update

Sustainability Vision Statement

Sustainability Management Plan Summary Report


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