TITLE

NHS sets sights on sustainability

PUB. DATE
March 2013
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Mar2013, Issue 457, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
86233279

 

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