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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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Quorn Foods is proud to support NHS Sustainability Day 2016!

Quorn Foods is bringing back the successful ‘Sustainable Sausage Swap’ and ‘Sustainability Dish of the Day’ and we want you to work with us to make a real difference.   What an impact this made in 2015! In just 2 hours we saved the NHS in each of the hospitals that switched to Quorn sausages […]

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NHS and wider health sector hits first target in combating climate change

The NHS and wider health and care sector is over the first hurdle in the race to reach carbon reduction targets and help limit the effects of climate change. A report from the Sustainable Development Unit (SDU) for NHS England and Public Health England showed the NHS has reduced its carbon emissions by 11% between […]

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What does good sustainability reporting in the NHS look like?

PwC are hosting a free workshop and lunch to discuss good practice in sustainability reporting in the NHS. This will be an opportunity for NHS sustainability reporting professionals to hear the feedback from PwC’s analysis and share ideas and challenges. Date: 10 February 2016 Location: 7 More London Riverside London SE1 2RT Timing: 11am -1pm […]

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