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Environmental Technologies

In its four environmental trade fairs and three conferences with accompanying exhibition, Messe Frankfurt provides the sector with platforms from which to access the growing market for environmental technology.

A wealth of experience

Messe Frankfurt’s trade fairs and events are the leading marketplaces for innovation and technology in the industry. We specialise in international trade fairs, which takes more than just skilled organisation and implementation. We know the individual sectors and their particular challenges, we know the growth markets and we stay at least one step ahead of the latest developments.


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Our Network

Logo Association of Ontario Road Supervisors

Association of Ontario Road Supervisors

The Association of Ontario Road Supervisors (AORS) is a Provincial professional association of individuals dedicated to providing high quality public services through certification, educational programs and interaction amongst its members.

Logo COAST - Waste Management Association

COAST - Waste Management Association

Coast Waste Management Association is a membership association serving the solid waste industry in coastal British Columbia.

Logo Compost Council of Canada

Compost Council of Canada

The Compost Council of Canada is a national non-profit, member-driven organization with a charter to advocate and advance organics residuals recycling and compost use. It serves as the central resource and network for the compost industry in Canada and, through its members, contributes to the environmental sustainability of the communities in which they operate.

Logo Environmental Services Association of Alberta

Environmental Services Association of Alberta

The Environmental Services Association of Alberta (ESAA) is a not-for profit, event funded and membership driven association dedicated to supporting a strong environmental services industry.

Logo Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI)

Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries  

The Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries (ISRI) is a United States-based private, non-profit trade association representing more than 1,600 private and public for-profit companies

Logo Municipal Waste Association

Municipal Waste Association

The Municipal Waste Association is an incorporated not-for-profit organization formed in 1987 by Ontario municipal waste management professionals to facilitate the sharing of municipal waste reduction and recycling information and experience.

Logo Ontario Society of Professional Engineers

Ontario Society of Professional Engineers

The Ontario Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) is the voice of the engineering profession in Ontario. We represent the entire engineering community, including professional engineers, engineering graduates and students who work or will work in several of the most strategic sectors of Ontario’s economy.

Logo Recycling Council of Alberta

Recycling Council of Alberta

The Recycling Council of Alberta (RCA) is a not-for-profit, non-political organization formed in 1987, and approved as an official charity in 1995. The RCA's mission is to promote and facilitate waste reduction, recycling, and resource conservation in the Province of Alberta.

Logo Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council

The Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council is dedicated to helping the people of Saskatchewan reduce waste.



SWANA, as a non-profit educational organization serves individuals and communities responsible for the management and operation of municipal solid waste management systems.


IPCA - Indian Pollution Control Association

IPCA (Indian Pollution Control Association) is a not-for-profit, non-government organization (NGO) comprising of a multi-faceted group of environmentally conscious individuals who are from the business, legislative, legal, engineering, finance, energy and environmental sectors. Activities include examining the practices currently in vogue, assessing their suitability in the light of the existing regulations, develop cost effective and environmentally sound techniques and strategies.


NSWAI is the only leading professional non-profit organization in the field of solid waste management including toxic, hazardous and biomedical waste in India. The objectives of NSWAI are development of solid waste management as a profession, expertise in solid waste management, improvement in legislation and its enforcement of solid waste management.

Logo Maharashtra Pollution Control Board

The Maharashtra Pollution Control Board (established September 7, 1970) implements a range of environmental legislation in the state of Maharashtra, India. The MPCB functions under the administrative control of Environment Department of the Government of Maharashtra.

Logo Maharashtra Water Resources Regulatory Authority

The Maharashtra Water Resources Regulatory Authority (MWRRA) is a vital feature of the wide ranging reforms in the water sector which are currently underway in the state of Maharashtra. The Authority meets the pressing need for an institutional mechanism to regulate the allocation, management and utilisation of the state's limited water resources through a participatory approach. The Authority aims at sustainability by ensuring that principles of productivity and equity are judiciously embedded in all aspects of water resources development and management.

Logo American Water Works Association

Established in 1881, the American Water Works Association is the largest nonprofit, scientific and educational association dedicated to managing and treating water, the world’s most important resource. Its India Chapter, AWWA India proposes to bring its knowledge and experience to assist the Indian water industry for the maximum utilization of resources, and effective distribution of clean water throughout the country.  

Logo Water Quality Association India

Water Quality Association India (WQIA) is a not for profit organization, registered under the companies act 2013. Once a task force of the Water Quality Association USA (2008-2014), WQIA has now become an independent registered legal entity. The focus is on creating awareness on the standards of drinking water quality in India.

Logo Industrial Waste Management Association

Industrial Waste Management Association (IWMA) was set up as a Not for Profit Organization in 2002, with initial strength of 35 members from various industries. From 2002 to 2007, the Association was coordinating the assessment and clearance of various sites along with the Government of Tamil Nadu. Besides periodic review of the landfill site operation, IWMA conducts Seminars, training programs and offers consultancy services to industries/ industry clusters in partnership with institutions such as Central Leather Research Institute (CLRI), Chennai and IIT-Madras on environmental issues related to air, water and waste management.


Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC)

Positioning Hong Kong as Asia’s central business district and lifestyle trendsetter, the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) helps showcase the strengths of Hong Kong services sector to the world, encouraging overseas and mainland companies to utilise Hong Kong’s services platform, bringing business opportunities to local services providers.  It has 44 offices in major business centres around the world including 13 on Chinese mainland.


  • Austrian Trade Commission
  • BEAM Society Limited
  • Business Environment Council
  • Construction lndustry Council
  • Consulate General of Canada
  • Consulate General of Sweden
  • Consulate General of the Czech Republic
  • Consulate General of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
  • Department of lnternational Trade
  • Environmental Contractors Management Association
  • Environmental Protection Department, HKSAR
  • Federation of Hong Kong lndustries
  • French Chamber of Commerce & lndustry in Hong Kong
  • Green Council Limited
  • Guangdong Association of Environmental Protection lndustry
  • Hong Kong Electro-plating Merchants Association
  • Hong Kong Energy Conservation Association
  • Hong Kong Environmental lndustry Association
  • Hong Kong General Association of Re-cycling Business
  • Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce
  • Hong Kong Green Building Council
  • Hong Kong lndoor Air Quality Association
  • Hong Kong Printed Circuit Association
  • Hong Kong Productivity Council
  • Hong Kong Science and Technology Parks Corporation
  • Hong Kong Surface Finishing Society
  • Professional Green Building Council
  • Shenzhen Association of Environmental Protection lndustry
  • The Chinese General Chamber of Commerce
  • The Chinese Manufacturers' Association of Hong Kong
  • The Hong Kong Association of Energy Service Companies Limited
  • The Hong Kong Association of Property Management Companies Limited
  • The Hong Kong Electronic lndustries Association
  • The Hong Kong Green Manufacturing Alliance
  • The Hong Kong lnstitute of Architects
  • The Hong Kong lnstitute of Landscape Architects
  • The Hong Kong lnstitute of Surveyors
  • The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers
  • U.S. Commercial Service
Logo German Water Partnership

German Water Partnership brings together the activities, information and innovations in the German water sector in order to strengthen the competitive position of industry and research in the international markets.

Logo German RETech Partnership

German RETech Partnership - the network of German companies and institutions in the waste and recycling industry for the export of innovative technologies and the know-how transfer.


Please get in touch if you have any comments or questions. We look forward to hearing from you!

Johannes Schmid-Wiedersheim

Director Brand Management Environmental Technologies

Johannes Schmid-Wiedersheim

Jutta Monden

Marketing Communications Media Relations

Jutta Monden

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