The Green Office Toolkit For Clinicians and Office Managers The Green Offices Toolkit, designed to simplify and inspire the ‘greening’ of your health care practices. Here you will find practical and affordable ideas to make eco-friendly office improvements, and real life examples, with the ultimate goal of helping health professionals […]
Recycling Single Use Devices in Canadian Hospitals Grand River Hospital, Ontario Initiative Goal: Cost savings and waste reduction for Grand River Hospital (GRH). Benefits Environmental: Through a partnership with a private organization, many single use devices (SUD’s) are now being collected on site to be recycled and diverted from the landfill. Financial: […]
Here is a link to Healthy-people-healthy-planet. This pfd was compiled by the OECD, it focuses on air pollution, healthier diets, health systems and more.
Here is a link to Compact Fluorescent Lightbulbs: What to do if one breaks? This document was compiled by The Canadian Partnership for Children’s Health and Environment (CPCHE).
The special issue of the Pan American Journal of Public Health (PJPH) “Enhancing the sustainability and climate resiliency of health care facilities: a comparison of initiatives and toolkits” is now online!