News

  • Clean Air Day
    Clean Air Day
    Friday 14 June 2019
    Clean Air Day is coming up on 20th June - what are you doing for it?
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  • Sustainable Healthcare Dashboard to support key Long Term Plan targets
    Sustainable Healthcare Dashboard to support key Long Term Plan targets
    Monday 10 June 2019
    The Sustainable Development Unit are finalising development of the Sustainable Healthcare Dashboard and sharing it for beta testing. The Dashboard highlights key opportunities for...
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  • Conference to discuss challenges and opportunities in plastics
    Conference to discuss challenges and opportunities in plastics
    Wednesday 05 June 2019
    The Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) and Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), have organised a conference on challenges and opportunities in plastics, to take place in London on 19...
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  • Green Inhaler - making your inhaler more environmentally friendly
    Green Inhaler - making your inhaler more environmentally friendly
    Wednesday 05 June 2019
    It may be a shock to learn that some inhalers come with a large carbon footprint.
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  • Driving the sustainability agenda
    Driving the sustainability agenda
    Monday 27 May 2019
    The SDU is building on Sustainability Week 2018, by working with partners throughout 2019 to support focussed sustainability action
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  • Sustainable Healthcare Dashboard to support key Long Term Plan targets
    Sustainable Healthcare Dashboard to support key Long Term Plan targets
    Thursday 02 May 2019
    The SDU are creating a Sustainable Healthcare Dashboard for use by the system to see the opportunity and change that is required for the NHS to achieve the sustainability targets of...
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  • NICE encourages use of greener asthma inhalers
    NICE encourages use of greener asthma inhalers
    Monday 08 April 2019
    People with asthma will be helped to choose the inhaler that is best for them, and best for the environment, by a new patient decision aid from NICE.
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  • Health Outcomes of Travel Tool will be updated
    Health Outcomes of Travel Tool will be updated
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    HOTT will be updated in the next week based on user feedback and new data.
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  • Health sector organisations pledge to support Long Term Plan sustainability commitments
    Health sector organisations pledge to support Long Term Plan sustainability commitments
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    The health sector in England is the first globally to issue a collective commitment of intent to deliver climate friendly services and a long-term commitment to sustainability.
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  • Shared Decision Aid on asthma inhalers to be launched
    Shared Decision Aid on asthma inhalers to be launched
    Wednesday 03 April 2019
    NICE, with SDU sponsorship and support are finalising a Shared Decision Aid on asthma inhalers
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