28 – 30 May 2024
Hamburg Messe

Steps to Sustainability

On the journey to a more sustainable passenger experience

The aviation industry is on a journey towards a more sustainable future across all elements of the passenger experience. WTCE has launched this new feature to celebrate the many steps being taken by suppliers and airlines to reach their net zero goals.

Follow the trail, visit the dedicated show floor feature and attend the Taste of Travel Theatre to discover accomplishments, trends and innovations that are leading the way in environmentally conscious materials, production, manufacturing and operations.

Steps to Sustainability Trail

Our Ambassador for Sustainability, Matt Crane, has curated a trail of 20+ suppliers he’s excited to meet at WTCE this year.

With products ranging from tableware and amenities to food and drink, the companies have been selected due to their sustainable company practices or environmentally conscious materials.

More information coming soon.

Steps to Sustainability Feature Area

A select number of sustainable exhibitor products will be featured in this showcase area.

Get up close and find out more about the products leading the way for 2024, from companies including Sustainaholics, Hello Straw, Onyx Plate and Ly Company Italia Srl.

More information coming soon.

Sustainability at Taste of Travel

The Taste of Travel Theatre provides a dedicated area at WTCE to discuss the onboard sustainability trends of tomorrow and beyond.

This year’s sessions will include topics such as:

  • Using AI to improve sustainability
  • Using tech and pre-ordering to reduce food waste

Full programme coming soon!

Sustainability Trends and Insights

Visit the WTCE Hub for the latest industry insights and trends on sustainability with topics covering:

  • Sustainable materials
  • Circulatory and reducing waste

Featured Articles

The sustainability need for airlines to reduce food waste onboard

Arguably, the single greatest burden to our planet is food production, food handling and waste management.

Is Packaging the Answer to Sustainability Onboard?

Find out how the aviation sector has been meeting demands for sustainable airline food packaging.

Creating a Sustainable Onboard Supply Chain, With Procurall

The WTCE team spoke with Jennifer Green, President + Co-Founder of Procurall Solutions about drivers for a more sustainable onboard supply chain.

Further Information

Discover all of the Features at WTCE 2024.

For airline and rail buyers, learn about our exclusive programme of benefits.

Register to attend WTCE and experience Steps to Sustainability in person.