EPEA Welcomes Frans Beckers as Managing Director
EPEA is excited to welcome Frans Beckers as the managing director of EPEA Nederland B.V. in Eindhoven as of March 1, 2013.
For the last 15 years Frans Beckers worked for Van Gansewinkel Group in various roles, the latest being director of materials, concepts and infrastructure. Frans Beckers was the key person in transforming the company from waste to nutrient management. In the last three years over 200 employees were trained in Cradle to Cradle®.
This engagement to our team in Eindhoven underlines the importance of the Netherlands and Benelux for the development of Cradle to Cradle®. The Netherlands is central to the growth, emphasized by its role in the 2011 Cradle to Cradle® Festival in Berlin as well as the 2012 FLORIADE World Horticulture Expo in Venlo and the chairs held by Prof. Dr. Michael Braungart at University Twente and the Rotterdam School of Management.
Frans Beckers, along with the entire EPEA team, is dedicated to empowering ever more companies and organisations within Benelux to adopt Cradle to Cradle® principles and thereby maintain the leading position of Benelux as an innovation driver for Cradle to Cradle®.
Eindhoven, March 7, 2013
Dr. Jörn Könke
PUMA launches its first C2C certified InCycle Collection
Global Sportlifestyle company PUMA launches InCycle, the brand’s first closed-loop collection of footwear, apparel and accessories, all of which have earned the “Cradle to Cradle CertifiedCM Basic” certification. the collection has been developed in collaboration with EPEA in Hamburg.
Please download the press release here.
PUMA launched a video to introduce the InCycle Collection. Please watch the video on the C2C World Youtube Channel.
For further Information on the new InCycle collection please visit the PUMA website.
Product examples of PUMA's Incycle collection:
PUMA Recyclable Track Jacket and PUMA Biodegradable Basket
PUMA Biodegradable T-Shirt and Recyclable Backback
Cradle to Cradle Erlebniswelt im Kinder- und Jugendmuseum Donaueschingen
Seit Dezember 2012 ist die Ausstellung zu und mit Cradle to Cradle im Kinder- und Jugendmuseum Donaueschingen eröffnet und lädt Klein und Groß zum Mitmachen, Anfassen und Erleben ein.
Lesen Sie die Pressemitteilung hier.
Besuchen Sie die Webseite des Museums.