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Cobo Center Obtains Recertification to International Green Meeting Standard

Sustainability efforts at Cobo Center attract events like Sustainable Brands 2017; at right Cobo Center Living Green Roof Cobo Center, site of this year’s Sustainable Brands (SB’17) conference, has achieved recertification to the ASTM Venue Standard, the premier global sustainability

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Orbus Exhibit & Display Group’s Intensive Recycling Efforts Divert 582 Tons of Waste

Orbus’ recycling efforts include large bins throughout the manufacturing and production facility for recycling cardboard, paper, fabric, plastic and metal. Donated fabric is given to organizations to be turned into clothing and other products, and scrap wood has been repurposed

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LACC Breaks Record for Waste Diversion Rate for Greenbuild International Conference and Expo

The Los Angeles Convention Center, managed by AEG Facilities, is proud to have partnered with the U.S. Green Building Council and Informa Exhibitions for a record-breaking 90.3 percent waste diversion rate at the 2016 Greenbuild International Conference and Expo. Creative

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2017 Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show to Host ‘Monetizing Cannabis’ Panel Discussion Mar. 28

With marijuana legalization growing in the United States, including the recent legalization in several new states, this year’s Nightclub & Bar Convention and Trade Show in Las Vegas will host a special Monetizing Cannabis panel discussion open to all attendees,

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Largest Coast-to-Coast Expo in the Cannabis Industry to Take Place in Boston

Massachusetts and Maine are the first states on the East Coast to legalize recreational marijuana creating a growing market for cultivation, manufacturing and retail.  The established and highly regarded Cannabis World Congress & Business Exposition will now be the premier event in

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Orbus Exhibit & Display Group Partners with UPS on Carbon Neutral Shipping Program

Above, the Big River Forest, one of several Conservation Fund projects supported by UPS’s Carbon Neutral Shipping Program Orbus Exhibit & Display Group, one of North America’s leading trade suppliers of display, exhibit and event solutions is proud to announce

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HIP Network Acquires Convene Green from ASAE

Plans to Bring Event Sustainability Mainstream to its Network of 7,500+ Planners & Suppliers HIP Network recently announced the acquisition of sustainability platform Convene Green from ASAE (American Society of Association Executives). Previously a stand-alone brand within the ASAE Membership

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New Cannabis Show on Horizon

Cannabis Business Times will introduce a new event to the growing cannabis industry in 2017 – this one offering high-level education on cultivation and business management as well as an exhibit hall filled with modern technologies, solutions, and services for

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Freeman Achieves Industry-First ISO 20121 Sustainability Certification

Freeman, the leading global provider of brand experiences, announced today it has received the prestigious ISO 20121 Event Sustainability Management System certification, the first in its industry to do so on a global scale. The certification is an international standard

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The Environmental Side of Polyester Fabric

By Allison Pocewicz, Marketing Coordinator, Fabric Images, Inc. The quest for environmentally friendly solutions within the tradeshow and exhibition industry is in full swing. While we have previously reviewed the high-level benefits that tension fabric and frame offer, the fabric

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