View this post on Instagram@bryanldanielson unveiled the "NEW" eco-friendly # WWEChampionship design on #SDLive!
When reigning champion Daniel Bryan vowed to "change the climate" of SmackDown Live he was very literal. [Thisweek's SmackDown Live, Bryan released a hemp-based WWE Yes, you read that right: The belt is made of hemp.
This is the new symbol of excellence.
– WWE (@WWE) January 30, 2019
After Bryan unveiled his new vegan championship, the belt dropped in a trash can.
– TDE Wrestling (@totaldivaseps) January 30, 2019
Bryan said at the event, "A win for me. "is a victory for every living being on earth, because … I am the champion of Pl Aneten bin! "
– WWE Australia (@WWEAustralia) January 30, 2019
The old WWE championship belts were made of leather. However, the new belt is 100 percent sustainable organic hemp and carved from a naturally fallen oak, according to the BBC.
Bryan's move should come as no surprise. Bryan, an outspoken environmental lawyer, recently tweeted against the latest burger from Chase Field, which was inspired by the Royal Rumble.
Chase Field should be ashamed. Made from farm-raised pigs, an intelligent and extremely social mammal and cheese from cows whose babies were torn from them. THEN add the heart disease delivered to the people who eat them. #SHAME #TheWorstGeneration https://t.co/6zlJ5zpyRN[19659033-DanielBryan(@WWEDanielBryan) January 24, 2019
Fans and commentators, online Bryan's defense and supported his environmentally conscious vision for WWE on Twitter.
– kate! (@makeitloud) January 30, 2019
My God, the vegan, sustainable, cruel, and blood-diamond-free WWE Championship belt is all I want. #SDLive https: // t .co / dlL137Mmtd
– David Bixenspan (@davidbix) January 30, 2019
Everyone wants this beautiful eco-friendly belt. Daniel may hate companies America, but he is a marketing genius. #SDLive
– Cageside Seats (@cagesideseats) January 30, 2019
I would never buy a replica belt. I would buy this belt. #SDLive
– Aaron Oster (@TheAOster) January 30, 2019
Daniel Bryan must defend his new cannabis belt against WWE superstars in the elimination chamber and the last fighters Be WWE champion.