Sustainable Trade Show Presence – Tips for exhibitors
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Use environmentally-friendly materials for all advertising and packaging.
Whenever possible, go paperless.
Avoid excessive production of printed advertising materials.
For materials which must be printed (catalogues, pocket guides, etc.) – print them on environmentally-neutral FSC-certified paper.
Use environmentally-friendly printing ink.
Use energy from sustainable sources – get your suppliers to do it, too!
Make sustainability an important factor when you select your stand construction company.
Choose environmentally-friendly building materials and paints.
Use materials and components multiple times.
Conserve resources by renting furniture and plants.
Diligently work to minimize packaging materials.
Choose the most environmentally-friendly transport options.
Separate your waste diligently and put it in the corresponding recycling containers at the exhibition grounds.
Avoid using disposable plates and cutlery.
Ask for certified organic and fair trade products.
When possible, avoid imported exotic products and use seasonal, regional ones instead.
Choose suppliers who work to reduce packaging waste (e.g. suppliers who avoid using styrofoam and other non-recyclable materials).
Find out if your suppliers collect and recycle used cooking oil.