Indian Impact, a new non-profit, is trying to address the problem of child malnutrition in India by providing a platform for easy involvement, while also creating long-term impact.
Some critics say going green is of little importance to hospitals’ bottom lines. Others counter that savings from specific green investments offer quick paybacks.
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Some hospitals are embracing best environmental practices because they also save money. Other green choices create more positive patient outcomes, so even when the budget isn’t a consideration, they are[…]
The push to divert virtually all material from landfills and incinerators is strongest in Europe, but it has also gained a foothold in the U.S. Zero waste goals are increasingly[…]