WasteExpo 2002, held in Las Vegas May 21-23, attracted 11,700 participants, a 2 percent increase from 2001. Of the 425 exhibitors, 100 were new this year. Buyer participation also increased by 10 percent this year.
New pavilions on the WasteExpo 2002 exhibit floor included Truck Components and Supplies, sponsored by Primedia's Fleet Owner magazine.
Exhibitors were pleased with the quantity and quality of the event, said show director Rita Ugianskis.