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Opportunities to honor leaders at CleanMed Nasvhille
Posted On: January 18, 2019
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Every year, innovative people and projects are honored at CleanMed, the premier national conference for leaders in health care sustainability. Apply or nominate a colleague or health system today to help get the recognition they deserve.

The planet’s prescription is on your plate
Posted On: January 17, 2019
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By 2050, nearly 10 billion people will live on the planet. Can we produce enough food sustainably? New reports and initiatives show us how.

Hospitals urge EPA to maintain standards on mercury and other toxic pollution
Posted On: January 14, 2019
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Seventeen U.S. health systems are urging Acting Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Andrew Wheeler to protect public health by upholding current mercury standards.

The physician who engineers climate solutions
Posted On: January 7, 2019
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Despite his demanding clinical schedule, Slutzman is motivated to continue his environmental work. “I am a physician and advocate for all patients,” he explained. “The environment too needs an advocate."

10th largest health system pledges 100% renewable electricity by 2030
Posted On: January 2, 2019
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Advocate Aurora Health announced a commitment to power its health care operations with 100 percent renewable electricity by 2030.

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