Making Trade Shows More Eco-Friendly

How you can help exhibitors minimize their environmentally unfriendly mess

If you've ever been on a trade show floor an hour after the show closes, you've seen the amazing amount of waste — once I even saw discarded koi fish that had been on display in a booth. Exhibitions use lots of energy, require considerable transportation, and generate plenty of waste — all of which affect the health of the planet. In fact, statistics show us one three-day conference and trade show with 500 booths is estimated to use

  • 617,000 KwH electricity,

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