2014 January

Chris Packham to host NHS Sustainability Day Awards

We are pleased to announce that Animal and wildlife expert Chris Packham will be hosting this years NHS Sustainability Day 2014 awards. As a leading expert on wildlife and a NHS Sustainability Day supporter we are delighted to have Chris present what will be a celebration of the success stories within healthcare throughout the past […]

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Commissioning GP features NHS Sustainability Day

CCGs are being encouraged to get involved with NHS Sustainability Day in order to ensure that all decisions they make the NHS sustainable. NHS Sustainability Day, on Thursday 27th March, aims to raise awareness of the environment and sustainable practices across the healthcare landscape, through informing and educating NHS Trusts, CCGs and health and wellbeing […]

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Plymouth University’s Institute for Sustainability Solutions Research Twitter chat!

Plymouth University’s Institute for Sustainability Solutions Research (ISSR) along with the Sustainability, Society and Health Research Group (SSHR) will be hosting a Twitter chat around health and sustainability. The chat will involve experts in health and sustainability from the UK and Europe and will be focused around the role of the nurse in climate change, […]

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Waste Prevention Programme for England published

To help people and organisations make the most of opportunities to save money by reducing waste, Defra has published the Waste Prevention Programme for England. The programme sets out to: encourage businesses to contribute to a more sustainable economy by building waste reduction into design, offering alternative business models and delivering new and improved products […]

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Climate Ready and Climate SouthWest join forces to support NHS Sustainability Day

NHS Sustainability Day is delighted to welcome Climate Ready and Climate SouthWest to the growing band of campaign supporters and is eager to hear the thoughts of Jim Hodgson a Climate Change Advisor for the Climate Ready Support Service and Jemma Knowles the Climate SouthWest Project Officer, at the Bournemouth Road Show on the 6th […]

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Cabinet to go electric

David Cameron’s Cabinet could become the first in the world to swap traditional limousines for electric cars, the Standard can reveal. Ministers are keen for Whitehall to set an example by adopting ultra-green electric vehicles in the public sector as quickly as possible. They feel the best way to convince firms that zero-emission technology is […]

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