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.
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.
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
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.
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.