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The RCN are holding their first sustainability conference

The RCN will be pressing its own resources into action this April, with its first sustainability conference. The free event will bring together nursing staff to share and celebrate their individual efforts in putting sustainability at the heart of their practice. It will feature presentations from the RCN, the NHS Sustainable Development Unit, and the […]

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Coming together across Sussex to celebrate NHS Sustainability Day

NHS Trusts are coming together across Sussex to celebrate NHS Sustainability Day on March 24th to recognise the positive difference we can make in the NHS to protect our environment and benefit our wellbeing. Led by Capita’s sustainability team at Sussex Community NHS Trust (the team behind the sustainable healthcare programme, Care Without Carbon) several […]

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Lambeth GP Food Co-op and Medirest Partnership at King’s College Hospital

Lambeth GP Food Co-op are delighted to be launching a partnership with Medirest on NHS Sustainability Day, Thursday 24th March 2016. Here’s what Lambeth GP said about their exciting new partnership: Our launch: Lambeth GP Food Co-op are delighted to be launching our partnership with Medirest on NHS Sustainability Day, Thursday 24th March 2016. We […]

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Peterborough & Fenland – New case study shows risks of living in a cold home

The British Gas Energy Trust have produced a case study that shows how cold homes and fuel poverty has lead to over 18,000 premature deaths. The case study lists the risks of living in a cold home, the pressure cold homes are placing on the NHS and gives advice for residents of Peterborough & Fenland […]

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Download the NHS Sustainability Day activity sheet!

What do you have planned for NHS Sustainability Day? With Sustainability Day 2016 fast approaching, let us know what you have planned by downloading and filling in our activity sheet. Make sure your great work doesn’t go unnoticed by jotting down all of your sustainable tips and tricks. You can save a PDF version of […]

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Food giants launch search for sustainable protein

Waitrose, Target, and Quorn among companies to sign up to newly launched Protein Challenge 2040 initiative   Some of the world’s leading food companies, including Waitrose, Hershey, Target, andf Quorn, have joined a new coalition working to identify innovative techniques for meeting the world’s soaring demand. “Past debate around the protein system have been extremely […]

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