What the Show is doing...

  • Plastic single use water bottles have been eliminated
  • Condiments and beverages are provided in bulk rather than individual servings
  • Styrofoam and Foamcore have been banned and eliminated from Exhibitor Service Kit (ESK)
  • Sustainable booth packages available through GES and the ESK
  • Continued partnership with GES to procure more sustainable products including:
    • Recyclable signage
    • Reuse of banners and carpets-only recycling after several uses
  • The Show Directory Map is printed on FSC certified paper, which ensures products come from responsibly managed forests that provide environmental, social and economic benefits

 

 

What our sponsors are doing...

Arena Plaza Stage Sponsor

  • PathWater will be providing 100% responsbily and locally sourced water in aluminum resuable bottles. PathWater is helping with our goal of eliminating single-use plastic and will be at the Arena Plaza during all show days. Make sure to visit them, get your reusable bottle and use it the whole show!

Lanyard Sponsor

  • The fabric of the lanyard is made of a post-consumer polyester waste called Repreve Polyester Fiber.
  • This fiber is made of 100% recycled plastic water bottles. 

Show Bag Sponsor

  • Each show bag is made of 2 recycled plastic 16.9oz water bottles
  • Therefore creating 10,000 show bags saves 20,000 plastic water bottles from a landfill
  • These plastic bags can also be recycled at the end of their life, similar to a #1 plastic bottle

Show Map Sponsor

  • The Official Show Directory Map is is made from post-consumer waste, 80# text, FSC certified, 10% , chlorine free, and acid free paper