Tag Archives: Greenhealth News

CleanMed 2016 Recognizes Stephanie Davis Scholarship Recipients

Christina Shull, RN Emergency Department, Carle Foundation Hospital Christina Shull, RN, BSN, works in the emergency department at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, Illinois. She is committed to sustainability and… Read More

Joyce Stein Honored With Charlotte Brody Award

After a challenging 36-year career at the University of Michigan Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Joyce Stein continues her legacy of caring for and supporting others by addressing the foundational issue… Read More

Richard Moore Honored With Environmental Health Hero Award

Protecting the environment is often about more than just buying a certain kind of product or eating the right foods. It’s also about standing up for the rights of the… Read More

Antimicrobials in Health Care Furnishings: What Hospitals Should Know

Health Care Without Harm has published a new paper examining the safety and efficacy of antimicrobial properties in furnishings—and the evidence doesn’t support their use. While the increased use of… Read More

Furniture Companies Release Lists of Environmentally Preferable Products

Purchasing environmentally preferable furniture has just gotten a lot easier. Thirteen furniture manufacturers and three textile suppliers recently released lists of products that avoid the use of chemicals linked to… Read More

Cohen Named 2015 MacArthur Fellow

Gary Cohen, founder and president of Practice Greenhealth and Health Care Without Harm (www.noharm.org), has been named one of the 2015 fellows of the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur… Read More