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The European Commission must not hold back in the fight against AMR
Posted On: May 16, 2022
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  • Europe

By omitting critically important antimicrobials from the list of antimicrobials to be reserved for human health, the European Commission is undermining efforts to safeguard human medicine from life-threatening resistance.

The EU must take the lead in preserving essential medicine for human use
Posted On: May 4, 2022
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The European Commission presented a draft list of antimicrobials to be preserved for human use only, but there are crucial omissions in this legally-binding list that will undermine both human and animal health.

Join the Health Care Without Harm team!
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Posted On: May 2, 2022
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We are hiring two senior International Directors to help take the work for sustainable, low-carbon, climate resilient health care to the next level. Apply today!

Project update | Towards plastic-free healthcare in Europe
Posted On: April 26, 2022
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  • Europe

By transitioning to a circular economy model so that plastic use is reduced, this project aims to reduce the negative impact of plastics in the European healthcare sector on both human health and the environment.

Webinar | The role of chemistry in sustainable medical textiles
Posted On: April 14, 2022
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On 17 March 2022, HCWH Europe hosted a webinar to discuss the health and environmental impacts of the linear medical textile life-cycle (manufacture, use, and disposal) and the harmful substances that are used in their production.

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