BRIEF – 3 September 2009 – ECO-Buy CEO Hugh Wareham is counting this year’s ECO-Buy Green expo a success, releasing a press statement saying that over 200 representatives from State Government, local councils and businesses came along in a show of support for suppliers of genuine green products.

ECO-Buy is an organisation dedicated to transforming the buying habits of governments and businesses in Australia, whose annual expo provides suppliers of green goods and services with an opportunity to showcase the ways in which they can help reduce greenhouse gas emissions, minimise pollution and waste, and promote sustainable water solutions.

If the success of this year’s expo wasn’t enough of an indication about the level of interest in going green, key findings shared at the event by Nick Bez of the Mobium Group surely was. He said their research revealed that the market for sustainable products and services in Australia is projected to be worth as much as $22 billion by 2010.