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Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Connecticut Compost Conference, 3/23/2020 in New Britain, CT »
Partner organizations are working together to plan and host Connecticut’s first Compost Conference. The event will be on...
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2020 RI Compost Conference & Trade Show, 3/12/20 in Providence, RI »
The event will be held at the Donovan Dining Center at Rhode Island College in Providence, RI on Thursday March 12, 2020...
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Biogas: Driving the U.S. Circular Economy, 3/18/2020 at 2pm EST »
The American Biogas Council (ABC) and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) invite you to a briefing about t...
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Greenhealth Academy webinar: Creative climate advocacy, 3/12/20 at 12pm EST »
As the climate crisis worsens, health professionals are turning toward innovative forms of advocacy to demand immediate cl...
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Toward A Greener Supply Chain: How The Home Depot Reduces Its Freight Footprint and Costs, 2/12/20 a »
Toward A Greener Supply Chain: How The Home Depot Reduces Its Freight Footprint and Costs, 2/12/20 at 2pm EST In this...
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
SmartWay Truck Carrier Tool Advanced Class: Getting the Most out of Your SmartWay Participation »
SmartWay Truck Carrier Tool Advanced Class: Getting the Most out of Your SmartWay Participation, 2/5/20 at 2pm EST In...
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Advancing Sustainable Materials Management: Facts and Figures 2017—Assessing Trends, 2/20/20 »
Advancing Sustainable Materials Management: Facts and Figures 2017—Assessing Trends, 2/20/20 at 1pm EST EPA SMM Webin...
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Greenhealth Academy webinar: Planning for Earth Day’s 50th anniversary, 2/20/20 at 2pm EST »
Earth Day is 50 this year, and the theme is climate action. Join Practice Greenhealth for a sharing call to hear what othe...
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ENERGY STAR webinars, January/February/March 2020 (free but registration required) »
January 29, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 301 February 4, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 101 February 11, 1:00pm, Por...
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HealthPartners sustainability programs reduce costs by more than $3.5 million, 1/9/20 »
Biggest savings comes from greener operating rooms Learn More
Thursday, February 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Health facility design organization offers research in a snap, ASHE Health Facility Insider 01/2020 »
An online and user-friendly knowledge repository offers free up-to-date research on health care design. View
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Rhode Island Hospital, launched its own blue wrap recycling program »
Thanks to Monica Anderson of LifeSpan for providing story about the program Almost 20 percent of all operating room was...
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Sign up for the 2020 Freezer Challenge »
Sign up for the International Laboratory Freezer Challenge below. By signing up for the Freezer Challenge you agree to re...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Upcoming Maine EPCRA Workshops »
Maine is hosting several EPCRA workshops and a webinar in January 2020. For more information on the upcoming Maine EPCRA...
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Upcoming EPA EPCRA Workshops »
Every March 1st, facilities covered by EPCRA must submit an emergency and hazardous chemical inventory form to the Local E...
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Course: Climate Impacts: Public Health (ES-5750), runs Jan. 26 - Feb. 22, 2020 »
Burning fossil fuels and our changing climate have a significant impact on public health. Existing health threats will int...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Building Resilience Through Living Shorelines, 1/16/20 at 1:30pm EST »
EPA Soak Up the Rain Webinar Coastal storm events and severe weather damage homes, businesses, infrastructure, and na...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Safe Packaging and Transportation of Lithium Batteries: What You Need to Know, 1/23/20 at 2pm EST »
EPA SMM webinar Lithium batteries are key to our modern connected world, from our cellphones and computers to our car...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ENERGY STAR webinars, January/February/March 2020 (free but registration required) »
January 15, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 101 January 21, 1:00pm, How to Apply for the ENERGY STAR for U.S. Buildings...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospital reduces food waste with new electronic system, 1/4/20 »
https://www.thewestmorlandgazette.co.uk/news/18138058.hospital-reduces-food-waste-new-electronic-system/
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Hospital Receives EPA ENERGY STAR® Designation, 12/30/19 »
https://www.munsonhealthcare.org/about-the-system/news-media-relations/news/news-details?&news=1011
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
ASHE proudly announces the release of its revamped Energy to Care Dashboard! Tip #19 »
https://www.energytocare.org/sustainability-tips View dashboard: https://www.energytocare.org/dashboard
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Midland Memorial Hospital Sustainability Case Study: Big Upgrades on Recent Additions, 2019 »
Energy to Care Success Story New heating and water system in brand new facility tweaks design for improved sustainabili...
Monday, January 13, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Aurora Sinai Medical Center Case Study: Award-Winning Energy Savings, 2019 »
Energy to Care Success Story This case study describes how Aurora Sinai prioritizes energy efficiency and earned the...
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Starting Small: An Excela Health Case Study, 2019 »
Energy to Care Success Story With tight budgets and margins, Excela’s executives charged its hospital directors with...
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Providence St. Joseph Medical Center Case Study: Small but Mighty, 2019 »
Energy to Care Success Story Even small hospitals can make big moves to improve their sustainability. Providence St....
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Energy to Care Toolkit »
The intent of this toolkit is to provide additional resources that will help you reduce energy consumption and get the mos...
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Center for Environmental Health (CEH) Foodware Database (Google Sheet version) – Updated Nov 2019 »
CEH has updated our publicly available Database of Single-Use Food Service Ware Products Tested for Fluorinated Additives....
Monday, January 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Climate Impacts: Public Health Webinar, 1/9/20 at 12pm EST »
WEATHERING CHANGE: Local Solutions for Strong Communities 2019-20 Webinar Series This webinar will discuss how to use a...
Monday, January 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Free webinars from PharmWaste Technologies »
Management Standards for Hazardous Waste Pharmaceuticals and Amendment To The P075 Listing For Nicotine, free webinars fro...
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ENERGY STAR webinars, January 2020 (free but registration required) »
January 15, 1:00pm, Portfolio Manager 101 January 22, 2:00pm, Portfolio Manager 201 January 29, 1:00pm, Port...
Monday, January 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
4 healthcare facility construction trends to watch in 2020, 12/3/19 »
https://www.beckershospitalreview.com/facilities-management/4-healthcare-facility-construction-trends-to-watch-in-2020.html
Monday, January 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Inside A Boston OR, Surgery Shows Hospital's Steps To Reduce Its Carbon Footprint, 12/19/19 »
https://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2019/12/19/boston-medical-center-operating-room-climate-friendly
Monday, January 6, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
RecyclingWorks, recently updated guidance for health care facilities »
RecyclingWorks recently updated its guidance for health care facilities to include additional information on single stream...

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