Latest News

Reducing plastics in healthcare toolkit now in French and Dutch
Posted On: June 28, 2022
in
  • Europe

Our toolkit, Measuring and reducing plastics in the healthcare sector is now available in French and Dutch as well as English and Spanish. This publication supports a compelling, evidence-based case for taking action on plastic in healthcare.

Why the war in Ukraine can drive the spread of AMR
Blog | Why the war in Ukraine can drive the spread of AMR
Posted On: June 21, 2022
in
  • Europe

Compromised public health infrastructure and large-scale displacement are major contributing factors to the development and spread of AMR during armed conflicts. All these elements in the war in Ukraine could undermine Europe’s fight against AMR.

A step forward in phasing-out harmful chemicals: The role of healthcare
Posted On: June 16, 2022
in
  • Europe

Not only is there an urgent need to address harmful exposures in healthcare settings, but the sector can also be a leader in progressive phase-out and substitution initiatives to stay a step ahead of regulation.

Lessons in Climate-smart healthcare | Member placement - Galician Health Service, Spain
Posted On: June 13, 2022
in
  • Europe

Anna writes about her experience with our member in Galicia, where she gained a fascinating insight into the region’s progress in Climate-smart healthcare.

Reducing plastic in healthcare | Best practice
Posted On: June 6, 2022
in
  • Europe

HCWH Europe has created a new resource providing best practice examples of reducing plastic in healthcare. These solutions can support and inspire healthcare facilities to improve circularity by significantly reducing plastics.

Older News Archive