Green products and supplies for health care facilities.
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Hospitals spend 17 percent of their budgets on medical supplies. Hospitals also have an enormous energy footprint, are major water users and when it’s time to dispose of used supplies,… Read More
Health Care Products and Services to Green Your Facility
Sponsors of Greening the OR®
Beacon Converters, Inc.
HDR Architecture, Inc.
Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA)
Hospira… Read More
Boston Scientific makes wise choices when it comes to greening the supply chain.
By using a simple and robust sustainability platform, educating users, and engaging strategic suppliers, we are on… Read More
Sustainability boosts your bottom line.
There has been a misperception for years that “greening” the supply chain in a health care setting will cost a hospital more, and simply attempting… Read More
Johnson & Johnson
The company has developed a Global Environmental Packaging Reference Guide and Packaging Protocol to assist the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies in efficient and effective packaging… Read More
As the health care sector steps forward in support of healthy and sustainable food systems, two critical considerations are the health and safety of the workers producing our foods.
Between… Read More
Practice Greenhealth sets standardized questions for procuring more sustainable medical products for health care facilities.
Hospitals, such as Massachusetts General in Boston, strive to purchase equipment that promotes a healthy… Read More
What is your health care facility committing to?
In partnership with the Center for Health Design and eleven sponsoring health care systems, Health Care Without Harm and Practice Greenhealth provide… Read More
Three benchmarks toward building a healthier, more sustainable food system.
The way food is produced, processed, packaged, distributed and consumed in the United States has significant impacts on human health,… Read More
Manufacturers are producing safer alternatives in IV bags and tubing.
The sustainability movement in hospital settings is branching into the operating room, bringing with it enormous potential for safer practices… Read More
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