WASTECON Charlotte: Shows Increase In First-Time Exhibitors

Publish Date: 9/7/2006

News Updates

The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) is pleased to announce over 45 first-time exhibitors at WASTECON 2006 in Charlotte, NC. This year's exhibit floor offers over 225 exhibits covering over 50,000 square feet of exhibits along with three pavilions: organics, recycled products, and electronics recycling.

"We are very pleased with the increased number of overall exhibitors from last year's total, and welcome the new 45 first-time exhibitors to WASTECON, the best tradeshow to network with thousands of solid waste professionals," remarked SWANA Executive Director and CEO, John H. Skinner, Ph.D., continuing, "We would also like to thank our continuing exhibitors for sticking with SWANA after last year's hurricanes."

WASTECON 2006 will be held Sept. 19-21 in Charlotte, NC. For more information, visit www.WASTECON.org or call 1-800-GO-SWANA (467-9262)

About SWANA:

For over 40 years, SWANA, The Solid Waste Association of North America, has been the leading professional association in the solid waste management field. SWANA's mission is "to advance the practice of environmentally and economically sound management of municipal solid waste." SWANA serves over 7,600 members and thousands more industry professionals with technical conferences, certifications, publications and a large offering of technical training courses.


WASTECON is SWANA's signature annual conference and trade show. Known as the Only Show Run By and For Solid Waste Professionals, WASTECON features a large trade show, technical sessions, training courses, workshops, speakers and networking events. This year's conference in Charlotte, NC, September 19- 21, marks the 44th anniversary of the show.