NHS sets sights on sustainability

March 2013
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2013, Issue 457, p45
The article focuses on the plans published by the British National Health Service (NHS) Sustainable Development Unit (SDU) to develop an sustainability strategy to help change the way healthcare is delivered as of March 2013. It explains that because of the size, complex structure and autonomy of the constituent organisations of the NHS, implementing sustainability is complicated than in other organisations. The SDU is projecting only a 5.4 percent emissions reduction by 2013.


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