The NHS and wider health sector could save up to £414m and cut 1 million tonnes of carbon emissions every year by 2020 through making changes that can also benefit people’s health.
“Smart design and investment in sustainable public spaces can help increase levels of physical activity, reduce traffic injuries, urban violence and urban air pollution including greenhouse gas
UK health services are currently unprepared for the risks posed by climate change, warns a major new health alliance launching today.
Winning projects have been announced today in the Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust and University College London Hospitals Green Ward Competitions. Teams were competing for a £500 prize to spend
A new e-learning session on sustainable dentistry has been released today, to mark NHS Sustainability Day 2016. The resource has been developed by dentists, Dr Devika Vadher and Dr Divya Verma, working with CSH as Sustainable Dentistry Scholars.
Several NHS sites planted two trees at 2 o'clock - 2@2 - to mark NHS Sustainability Day 2016 - March 24th.
The Great Outdoor Gym Company (TGO, http://www.tgogc.com/) is helping the Centre for Sustainable Healthcare's NHS Forest project (
Staff at Dartford & Gravesham NHS Trust and University College London Hospitals are today waiting to hear whether their projects will win the Green Ward Competition and secure £500 to spend on
In Autumn 2015, four psychiatry trainees were appointed as part-time Sustainability Scholars, charged with taking
Multiple studies have shown that being outdoors can help people to stay healthier and to recover more quickly when they are ill.