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Safer Pharma video now available in Russian
Posted On: February 14, 2018
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  • Europe

This animated video (now available in Russian) was produced as part of the Safer Pharma campaign - which aims to protect the environment from pharmaceutical pollution at all stage of their life cycle.

Reducing the carbon footprint of anaesthetic gasses
Posted On: February 13, 2018
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  • Issue
  • Europe

In this recording, Dr JMT Pierce shows how different combinations of carrier gasses and inhalational agents can greatly affect the CO2e output of the anaesthesia process.

New brochure asks: Is pharmaceutical pollution a real problem for water reuse?
Posted On: February 12, 2018
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  • Europe

Current wastewater treatment methods only partially remove pharmaceuticals, meaning that drug residues are still present in recycled water. Even low concentrations of pharmaceuticals in water can harmfully affect human and environmental health

New translations - How doctors can help reduce pharmaceutical pollution
Posted On: January 31, 2018
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HCWH Europe’s publication provides clear and simple ways that doctors can adapt their prescription practices and have conversations with patients - it is available in English, German, Spanish, French, and Italian.

New brochure shows how hospitals can reduce patient malnutrition with a circular economy approach
Posted On: January 30, 2018
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  • Europe

HCWH Europe’s latest publication explores the connection between food waste and malnutrition of patients, and how a healthy and sustainable food policy can help improve patient care, reduce malnutrition and healthcare costs.

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