2015 March

What went on – Sustainability Day 2015!

March the 26th was an brilliant success for sustainability in the NHS. There was such an overwhelming and positive response that we’d like to say a big thank you to everyone involved. Here’s a few of the great things that people have shared with the #dayforaction hash tag, unfortunately we couldn’t fit them all on […]

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Manchester Sustainability Day!

Well done to everyone at Central Manchester University Hospital NHS Trust who got involved with Sustainability Day 2015! Have a look below and see what they got up to… Have a look at their day’s activities here Pedal your own smoothies, with partners’ stands on local food and cycling Wildflower planting on their front border […]

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Barts Health NHS Trust install intelligent waste segregation machine

A new recycling machine installed in the Main Entrance of Royal London Hospital is giving staff, patients and visitor the opportunity to be rewarded for recycling. The machine issues a 10p drinks voucher for every drinks bottle or can deposited into the machine, this voucher can then be used in the hospitals 5th floor restaurant […]

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Prime Minister David Cameron supports NHS Sustainability Day 2015!

Read Prime Minister David Cameron’s letter of support for NHS Sustainability Day by clicking the image below…

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Academics call for sustainable mental healthcare

A sustainable approach to healthcare can provide an answer to some of the current challenges in mental health according to a new report published today by the Royal College of Psychiatrists. The launch coincides with NHS Sustainability Day, a pivotal day in a sustained campaign, providing a focus for organisations to participate in initiating or […]

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Cross health system support for NHS Sustainability Day

A group of major organisations in the health system have thrown their support behind NHS Sustainability Day. The cross system group overseeing sustainable development in the health sector have issued a statement to support NHS Sustainability Day. “The importance of NHS Sustainability Day each year is that it allows every person and every organisation in […]

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