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Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 MA Spring WasteWise forum, 5/1/19 at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston, MA »
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital will host the 2019 Spring WasteWise Forum on May 1st 8:30AM – 1PM. The WasteWise Forum i...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Designing Sharps Stewardship for the Circular Economy, 5/7/19 at 11am EST »
Take-back programs provide safe collection and disposal of used household medical “sharps” (disposable needles, syringes,...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA CHP Screening Tool and Its Effective Use, 4/30/19 at 1pm EST »
The EPA CHP Partnership recently updated the “CHP Spark Spread Estimator” to create a new tool called the “CHP Screening T...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expanding Opportunities for Donating Food, 4/25/19 at 1:30pm EST »
Join NERC and NEWMOA for this one-hour free webinar. Hannaford grocery store and the Center for Eco-Technology will presen...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ENERGY STAR webinars, April/May 2019 (free but registration required) »
April 16, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 201 April 17, 1:00pm, Financing Energy Efficiency Projects - What to Know Before Yo...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health system makes renewable electricity pledge, 3/12/19 »
Advocate Aurora Health's 2030 goal will touch its 27 hospitals and more than 500 outpatient facilities https://w...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Storms and Climate Change Prompt Need for More-Resilient Hospital Design, 3/20/19 »
http://hconews.com/2019/03/20/storms-and-climate-change-prompt-need-for-more-resilient-hospital-design/
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
RecyclingWorks Spotlight: Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital »
April 2019 RecyclingWorks Massachusetts newsletter Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital is a renowned rehabilitation h...
Monday, April 15, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
AHE Awards and Recognition Program, due 5/3/19 »
The AHE awards and recognition program acknowledges and elevates professionals who have demonstrated the highest level of...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
2019 MA Spring WasteWise forum, 5/1/19 at Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital in Boston, MA »
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital will host the 2019 Spring WasteWise Forum on May 1st 8:30AM – 1PM. The WasteWise Forum i...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Triumvirate Environmental webinar: Ensuring Compliance with the EPA’s New Hazardous.... »
Triumvirate Environmental webinar: Ensuring Compliance with the EPA’s New Hazardous Pharmaceutical Waste Rule, 4/10/19 at...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Best Practices for Solid Waste & Recycling Contracting, 4/4/19 at 1:30pm EST »
The need to develop a strong municipal/regional contract for solid waste and recycling services has become increasingly im...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
EPA Webinar »
EPA Webinar: Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Amendment to the Hazardous Waste Listing for Ni...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Pharmaceutical waste: The latest from DEA and EPA, 3/26/19 at 1pm EST »
Practice Greenhealth worked with experts and stakeholders to create a brief guidance document and decision tree to help le...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ENERGY STAR webinars, March/April/May 2019 (free but registration required) »
March 19, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 201 March 20, 1:00pm, Fix a Leak with WaterSense and Beat Water Waste March 26,...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
A Healthy Prescription: The Benefits Of Green Roofs In Healthcare Facilities, 3/4/19 »
https://livingarchitecturemonitor.com/news/2019/3/04/a-healthy-prescription-the-benefits-of-green-roofs-in-healthcare-faci...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Study: Flexible Healthcare Packaging Materials Can Be Recycled, 3/7/19 »
The recent HPRC assessment had some promising results for multi-material plastics from hospitals. The experts talk strateg...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospitals not making much progress in reducing their carbon footprint, 2/20/19 »
https://www.bdcnetwork.com/hospitals-not-making-much-progress-reducing-their-carbon-footprint
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
James Beard Foundation recognizes Sacramento hospital’s sustainable food sourcing, 3/14/19 »
https://www.sacbee.com/news/local/health-and-medicine/article227832684.html
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
‘Nourished’ hospitals spend over $4 million on local food, 3/5/19 »
https://noharm-uscanada.org/articles/news/us-canada/%E2%80%98nourished%E2%80%99-hospitals-spend-over-4-million-local-food?...
Thursday, March 21, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Apply now for the Energy to Care awards, Apply by 4/1/19 »
The Energy to Care program recognizes the work facility professionals do every day to create energy-efficient health care...
Monday, March 4, 2019
2019 MA Spring WasteWise forum, 5/1/19 in Boston, MA »
Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital will host the 2019 Spring WasteWise Forum on May 1st 8:30AM – 1PM. The WasteWise Forum i...
Monday, March 4, 2019
Best Practices for Solid Waste & Recycling Contracting, 4/4/19 at 1:30pm EST »
The need to develop a strong municipal/regional contract for solid waste and recycling services has become increasingly im...
Monday, March 4, 2019
Pharmaceutical waste: The latest from DEA and EPA, 3/26/19 at 1pm EST »
Practice Greenhealth worked with experts and stakeholders to create a brief guidance document and decision tree to help le...
Monday, March 4, 2019
ENERGY STAR webinars, March 2019 (free but registration required) »
March 12, 2:00pm, Portfolio Manager 101 March 19, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 201 March 20, 1:00pm, Fix a Leak...
Monday, March 4, 2019
Preventing Food Waste Upstream: A Source Reduction Approach Part III, 3/14/19 at 1:30pm EST »
EPA SMM webinar The top tier of EPA's Food Recovery Hierarchy is source reduction: reduce the volume of surplus fo...
Monday, March 4, 2019
Lessons Learned on Integrating Water Quality and Nature-based Approaches into Hazard Mitigation ... »
Lessons Learned on Integrating Water Quality and Nature-based Approaches into Hazard Mitigation Plans, 3/14/19 at 1pm EST...
Monday, March 4, 2019
EPA Webinar: Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Amendment to the ... »
EPA Webinar: Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Amendment to the Hazardous Waste Listing for Ni...
Monday, March 4, 2019
Monday, March 4, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Canton-Potsdam Hospital promoting sustainability initiatives, 2/15/19 »
http://www.northcountrynow.com/news/canton-potsdam-hospital-promoting-sustainability-initiatives-0253103
Monday, March 4, 2019
Practice Greenhealth Award application enhanced based on member feedback, due 3/6/19 »
Applications are due March 6, and awards will be presented at the May 9 Awards Gala at CleanMed in Nashville. Artic...
Monday, March 4, 2019
Hospital Wastes A Third Less Food After This One Change, 2/18/19 »
https://www.forbes.com/sites/danagunders/2019/02/18/hospital-wastes-a-third-less-food-after-this-one-change/#36af2bb918c4
Monday, March 4, 2019
Reminder: Emergency Planning and Community Right-To-Know Act (EPCRA) Tier II forms, due 3/1/19 »
Every March 1st, facilities covered by EPCRA must submit an emergency and hazardous chemical inventory form to the Local E...
Monday, March 4, 2019
EPA Seeking Comments on Proposed Amendments to the Manifest Forms, comments due by 4/9/19 »
A Federal Register (FR) notice announcing EPA's intent to submit the electronic manifest (e-Manifest) information collecti...
Thursday, February 7, 2019
LED Lighting Optimization in Health Care Facilities, 2/12/19 at 1pm EST »
ASHE’s Lunch and Learn webinar series covers variety of topics and solutions for those who design, build, operate, and mai...

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