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WGL Energy Greening the DC Green Festival

WGL Energy will retire 242 Green-e® Climate certified Carbon Offsets to counterbalance the emissions resulting from the event including natural gas usage, hotel stays, ground transportation, as well as food and waste. Electricity usage was not included since the DC convention center uses wind power. The environmental benefit is equivalent to: Taking 51 cars off the road for one year, or avoiding the consumption of 27,231 gallons of gasoline, or planting 6,205 tree seedlings that grow for 10 years! Thanks WGL Engery!

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Letter of Endorsement from Mayor Bowser

"As Mayor of the District of Columbia, it is my pleasure to extend a warm welcome to the sponsors and participants of the 12th Annual Green Festival Expo. I am delighted that Washington, DC has been chosen as the host site for this event. The Green Festival Expo is the largest and longest running sustainability and green living expo." - Mayor Bowser. Full Letter Here

Letter of Endorsement from Montgomery County Executive Isiah Legget

"Our County places a high value on sustainability and energy effeciency. The Green Festival will give you an opportunity to hear from a variety of exciting speakers and to see the products of many vendors who are also working toward the goals of using energy more wisely and reating a more environemntally friendly future." Full Letter Here

Gartika at the DC Green Festival May 6-8th

Gartika means 'a weaver's workshop' in Sanskrit. If you like the idea of handprinted kimonos, cashmere scarves, nomadic bags made out of embroidered fabric, silk and cotton kaftans created out of elegant scarves, and stunning semi-precious silver jewelry, then don't miss the opportunity to see the 2016 collection. Gartika is fun, unique and eclectic. It also supports the African Wildlife Foundation. Find them in Booth #357A Read about chemicals through fashion here
Lisa Landes

Green Festival is Cannabis Friendly

Green Festival welcomes

DC Cannabis Cards dccannabiscards.com,at the Washington, DC Green Festival and Cannabis Energy Drink cannabisenergydrink.com will join us.

 

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New Green Festival Online Store Coming Soon!

Exhibit with us and receive the extra value and benefit of automatically being placed into the brand new Green Festival Online Store. With Green Festival Expo's digital community, buyers can browse through seller showrooms to discover new products. As a seller, you can upload your latest products, collections, and brands. Gain exposure through the expansive digital community and drive business. The Online Store will open for consumers to explore and make purchases this Spring!