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UCLH has become the first NHS trust to hold three environmental marks of excellence.

The sustainability team with their Carbon Trust Standard awards: (l to r) Sarah Edwards, John Curtis, George Gebski and Rajnika Patel It has been awarded the Carbon Trust Standard for Water in recognition of the work it has done to measure, manage and reduce water use. Added to the awards for waste and carbon reduction […]

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Litchdon Medical Centre get to the core of sustainability day!

Litchdon Medical Centre planted an apple tree to celebrate NHS Sustainability Day! Hannah Doidge, Assistant to the Practice Manager said: We had a mixture of people attend our small event; GP’s, reception, admin, nurses, plus a member from our Patient Participation Group (PPG) and an ex-GP Partner who has always been very keen to be […]

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NHS Sustainability Awards Shortlist Announced!

We’re excited to reveal the entrants who have been shortlisted for the NHS Sustainablity Awards. The awards are being held in London on the 17th of May and if you’d like to attend of for more information, please click here: http://nhssustainabilityawards.co.uk/ Thanks to everyone who entered the awards, the judges had tough decisions to make, […]

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Vital Energi Celebrate NHS Sustainability Day with Million Tonne Carbon Guarantee

Vital Energi said: What better way to celebrate NHS Sustainability Day than to announce that our carbon reduction guarantees to the NHS have passed the 1 million tonnes mark and will also see the Trusts and Health Boards we work with save over £300 million in energy costs! For the last three years Vital Energi […]

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Dartford & Gravesham push for Second Year of Sustainable Healthcare

Staff at Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust are preparing to run the Green Ward Competition for a second year. This sees Dartford & Gravesham’s Darrent Valley Hospital become a leader in clinical sustainability as staff undertake new projects to improve sustainability and patient care. The Green Ward Competition is a programme designed and run by […]

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Get Energy Smart

A key date in the NHS calendar is NHS Sustainability Day, a national day across the health sector where organisations take action to highlight the importance of sustainable development. As part of this day we have developed a new campaign called Get Energy Smart. This campaign aims to support you and your organisation to raise […]

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