Reducing the waste stream in hospitals.
Food waste clogs landfills and contributes to climate change. What is the solution?
The amount of food that’s thrown away each year contributes to several environmental and social problems. The… Read More
Lessons from one of the country’s greenest hospitals on how to make sustainability part of the culture.
A look at reducing your hospital’s impact on contaminating our waters.
Nicole Chardoul, P.E., Principal, Director of Project Operations, discusses waste challenges and solutions for the health care sector.
For over 25 years, Resource Recycling Systems (RRS) has worked to motivate… Read More
SteriMed Medical Waste Solutions, Inc.
"Technologies available today for the on-site treatment of medical waste include chemical treatment systems, low-temperature steam disinfection systems, and microwave disinfection systems, " says CEO… Read More
A look at Australia’s waste reduction efforts from the catheterization laboratory to the operating room and beyond
Economic and environmental sustainability are essential to maintaining high-quality health care. Numerous medical… 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
This year’s Environmental Excellence Awards winners look at ways to rethink the use of blue sterile wrap—here’s a sampling of solutions.
Boston’s Massachusetts General Hospital’s new Lunder Building, designed by NBBJ, achieves a LEED NC Gold rating while offering the latest technologies in patient care.