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Beverly Carter

EPA SmartWay Webinar: 2017 SmartWay Awardees Best Practices Webinar, 1/17/18 at 2pm EST

Join EPA for a conversation with SmartWay Excellence Award recipients regarding freight efficiency and environmental best practices that garnered top performance for their companies. Stelios Chrysandreas of Kimberly-Clark Corporation, Justine Russo of Pitt Ohio and Jon Krystek of Knichel Logistics discuss intermodal growth, improved driver performance and mode optimization...

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Approaching and Nurturing Senior Leadership and the Board of Directors at HealthPartners, 1/11/18 at 3pm EST

Practice Greenhealth webinar   Full, active engagement and support from an organization’s senior leadership and board of directors is critical for the long term success of any sustainability program. In this session Barbara E. Tretheway, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, and executive sponsor of HealthPartners sustainability program; and...

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The Impact of Surgery on Global Climate: a Carbon Footprinting Study of Operating Theatres in Three Health Systems, December 2017

Climate change is a major global public health priority. The delivery of health care services generates considerable greenhouse gas emissions. Operating theatres are a resource-intensive subsector of health care, with high energy demands, consumable throughput, and waste volumes. The environmental impacts of these activities are generally accepted as necessary...

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