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A call to phase out mercury use in dentistry by 2022
Posted On: December 4, 2017
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A call to phase out mercury use in dentistry by 2022 in the European Union has been made by health and environmental NGOs.

HCWH Europe launches new project to measure GHG emissions from European hospitals
Posted On: November 29, 2017
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HCWH Europe have just launched a pilot project to support six European hospitals in measuring their carbon footprint, including greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the use of anaesthetic gases.

Webinar | Reducing food waste in the healthcare sector and beyond
Posted On: November 29, 2017
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This webinar is aimed at those who are interested in practical steps towards food waste prevention and reduction in the healthcare sector and beyond.

WAAW 2017 Day 5 – A week of antibiotic awareness
Posted On: November 17, 2017
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Each day during World Antibiotic Awareness Week (WAAW), we have been sharing articles and resources on antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and Pharmaceuticals in the environment.

20 Organisations sign declaration expressing serious concern about pharmaceuticals in the environment in the EU
Posted On: November 16, 2017
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A group of twenty organisations today sent a Declaration to the European Commissioner Vella, expressing deep concern about the threat posed by pharmaceuticals in the environment to European citizens, their communities, and the environment.

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