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Case Studies

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The Italian BREATHs Project - Building Research and Alliances for Respiratory Tract in Healthcare systems

Andrea Silenzi, A Lazzari, A Pitrelli, P Parente, P Campanella, M Veneziano, C Favarea, F Blasi, W Ricciardi


Management of Diabetes: the case of Basilicata Region in the South of Italy 

Anna Maria Ferriero, ML Specchia, F Di Nardo, G Furia, A Martorano, W Ricciardi


Hospital Wastewater in the Capital Region of Denmark

Anne Marie Jakobsen (The Capital Region of Denmark)
Ulf Nielsen (Christine Hastrup Hauerberg and Dorte Rasmussen, DHI)


Future Proof Healing Environment - MARTINI hospital in Groningen, the Netherlands

Arnold Burger

SEED Architects


Achieving Significant Carbon Reduction in an Old Estate

Boniface Nungiray, Rex Cassidy, Paul Lewis

South West London & St George's Mental Health NHS Trust


The green label: a guide for eco-responsible sales




The Governance of nutritional care in hospitals in Wales: a Case Study of Innovation?

Claire Bloomfield

Cardiff University

C/S Acrovyn® Imagine - Wall and Image protection

Dorota Choules

Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd


Grow Your Own Project

Elizabeth Harrison

NHS Lancashire Care


Operation TLC: Improving patient experience & energy efficiency

Fiona Daly / Stephanie Walker

Barts Health NHS Trust & Global Action Plan


Phthalate free medical devices? A Danish survey

Henrik Gruttner

University of Southern Denmark


Sustainable chemical manufacturing for 21st century pharmaceuticals

James Clark, Andri Constandinou, Rob McElroy, Louise Summerton

University of York


Healthy Housing- Healthy Healthcare

Jerome Baddley

NEP Energy Services Ltd


Houghton Primary Care Centre - The first BREEAM Outstanding UK healthcare building

Joe Biggs

P+HS architects


‘Back to Basics’ For Big Rewards in Waste Management

Josephine Tomlinson

Nottingham University Hospital


Sharpsmart and Clinismart: improving Clinical Waste Streams 

June Cadman

The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust


Occupancy Analytics: A new buildings science for low-energy - low carbon hospital design and operations

Matthew Bacon



Pharmafilter A Cleaner Hospital - a Cleaner World Significantly Affecting The Quality Of The Patient’s Environment And Safety

Peter Kelly




Sabine Mallard

Hopita Pellegrin -CHU Bordeaux


The Silver Bullet: precious metal recovery in healthcare tenders - generate income, boost CSR and improve data security 

Simon Hundal

Betts Envirometal


Driving Benefit through regional carbon and energy  collaboration 

Stephen Heape (Verco) and B Vearncombe (NHS South)



Responding to Climate Change through a Total Health Approach to Health Care

Ted Eytan

Kaiser Permanente Federation, LLC 


Green Eyes: The carbon footprint of cataract surgery

Thomas Wright

Musgrove Park Hospital


Showroom for environmental products – a win-win situation

Tomas Östberg, Sven Wadman

Jegrelius Institute for Applied Green Chemistry


The Gambia - Building a healthier future through reliable transportation 

Vinay Nagaraju, A. Coleman, B. Coleman, T. Drammeh, C. Jallow

Riders for Health