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Pre-conference workshop: Sustainability Profiling of Healthcare Products & Pathways


Join Environmental Resources Management (ERM), GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Johnson & Johnson (J&J) for a lively discussion on how healthcare products can be made and used more sustainably.

Topics covered during this free workshop will include

  • Understanding the environmental impacts of how products are made and the materials and energy consumed in their production
  • The value in carbon footprinting and existing methods and guidelines
  • Potential pitfalls when procuring sustainable products
  • Understanding and minimising supply chain risks
  • Adapting care pathways to improve resource efficiency
  • Reputational benefits of sustainability and communicating with stakeholders

To tailor the workshop to the audience size, the organisers would appreciate anyone interested to register through the link below.


Title:                            Sustainability Profiling of Healthcare Products and Pathways

Time:                           9:00am to 10.30am, 17th of September 2013

Location:                     Oxford University Examination Schools

Cost:                            Free (if registered at CleanMed)

Speakers:                     Mark Rhodes (GSK), Phil Dahlin (J&J), Simon Aumônier (ERM) and Tom Penny (ERM)

This event will also discuss the greenhouse gas accounting guidance developed to appraise pharmaceuticals and medical devices.