William McDonough and Michael Braungart visit Park 20|20
On Friday 16th September Coert Zachariasse and Rob van den Broek welcomed the Mayor of Amstelveen,Willem van Zanen and councillors, Willem van der Pol and Jan-Willem Groot to Delta’s office in Hoofddorp. The party whose interest in sustainable projects had been piqued were invited for a presentation and tour of Park 20|20 and Fokker Logisitics Park. Cradle to Cradle© authors, Michael Braungart and William McDonough on a visit to the Netherlands were also present, together with Marcello Palazzi, Director of Progressio, an organization helping people at grassroots level in developing countries.
At Park 20|20 the group had the opportunity to view FOX Vakanties new building now under construction and to make a tour of the BSH building’s interior whereby William McDonough, as architecture of the building gave a firsthand explanation of the building’s sustainable aspects according to Cradle to Cradle© philosophy. This stimulating visit was followed by a tour of Fokker Logistics Park which was equally enjoyed by all.