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Is the regulation of nano/biocide-treated articles sufficient to protect health and environment?
Posted On: February 19, 2021
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The regulation of nano/biocide-treated articles is not keeping up with the development of new products and falls short on ensuring safety.

A circular economy of food in healthcare
Posted On: February 18, 2021
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Health Care Without Harm (HCWH) Europe, in collaboration with the Hospital of Niort, have concluded a three-year pilot project to implement a circular economy model of food within the healthcare sector.

New evidence shows importance of phasing out deadly fossil fuels, and the healthcare sector will play crucial role
Posted On: February 15, 2021
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More than eight million people died prematurely in 2018 due to air pollution caused by fossil fuel combustion, according to a recent study.

Webinar | Towards safe and sustainable food contact materials in European healthcare
Posted On: February 15, 2021
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Food contact materials (FCM) play an important role in food services in healthcare. There are, however, health and environmental risks from some substances used in FCM - through this webinar we aim to provide an understanding of these issues.

Case studies needed: Removing pharmaceutical residues from hospital wastewater
Posted On: February 4, 2021
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We are seeking case studies for any initiatives within European hospitals to remove pharmaceutical residues from wastewater, or to prevent them from entering wastewater.

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