Posts from Category: energy-environment
28 November 2019
Employees at Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust (MFT) have saved around 30,000kg of CO2, thanks to the trust’s Green Rewards programme. By completing a record ...
11 November 2019
The NHS will slash the use of plastic in hospital canteens as part of its drive to reduce waste and make hospitals healthier for patients ...
5 November 2019
New research suggests that swimming is helping the health and social care system save more than £357m per year.
The cost savings to the NHS are ...
30 October 2019
Vital Energi have guaranteed to cut energy costs by £1.6m a year for University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust by installing modern energy generation ...
15 October 2019
The NHS has announced it aims to slash the amount of single-use plastic used in hospital canteens, as part of its drive to reduce waste ...
28 August 2019
Scientists at the University of Birmingham have created an antimicrobial coating for steel surfaces which has proven to rapidly kill bacteria that cause some of ...
23 July 2019
Diseases could be detected even before people experience symptoms, thanks to a pioneering new health-data programme as part of the government’s modern Industrial Strategy.
Businesses and ...
19 July 2019
Researchers from the University of Michigan have uncovered the latest battleground in the fight against multi-drug resistant organisms (MDROs) or ‘superbugs’ – patients’ hands and ...
15 July 2019
Midlothian Health and Social Care Partnership has been announced as a recipient of a significant funding boost from the Technology Enabled Care (TEC) ‘Pathfinders’ Programme.
11 July 2019
The NHS is partnering with universities, innovators and local authorities to solve some of the biggest issues facing health and social care over the next ...