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  • Green campaign at Forth Valley Royal saves money and helps the planet
    Green campaign at Forth Valley Royal saves money and helps the planet
    Wednesday 21 August 2019
    Theatre staff at Forth Valley Royal Hospital have saved NHS money and reduced their carbon footprint using a range of green initiatives
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  • Building Healthier Communities: New report explores the role of the NHS as an anchor institution
    Building Healthier Communities: New report explores the role of the NHS as an anchor institution
    Wednesday 21 August 2019
    The Health Foundation has examined the role of the NHS, including its social, economic and environmental contribution
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  • Applications invited: Fellowship in Environmentally Sustainable Anaesthesia
    Applications invited: Fellowship in Environmentally Sustainable Anaesthesia
    Wednesday 21 August 2019
    The Association of Anaesthetists is seeking applicants for its 2020 Fellowship, based in Newcastle upon Tyne
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  • Climate change and health - new educational resources for public health trainees
    Climate change and health - new educational resources for public health trainees
    Wednesday 21 August 2019
    The Faculty of Public Health Sustainable Development Special Interest Group has developed resources relating to climate change and health
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  • Register now for the Health and Care Innovation Expo 2019
    Register now for the Health and Care Innovation Expo 2019
    Wednesday 07 August 2019
    Health and Care Innovation Expo is the biggest NHS-led event of the year.
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  • Olympic athlete backs call to cut inhaler carbon footprint
    Olympic athlete backs call to cut inhaler carbon footprint
    Wednesday 03 July 2019
    Olympian Rebecca Addlington says she was shocked to learn that 5 doses from an asthma inhaler can generate the same amount of carbon as a 9-mile car trip
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  • Stay in the loop with the SDU
    Stay in the loop with the SDU
    Wednesday 03 July 2019
    Stay up to date with all things sustainable as we move to a bi-monthly newsletter
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  • Clean Air Day 2019 was a day to remember
    Clean Air Day 2019 was a day to remember
    Friday 21 June 2019
    There was dancing, skipping, playing, pledging and lots and lots of walking. But Clean Air Day is only the beginning...
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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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