West Midlands Ambulance Service launches ‘UK’s first’ fully electric ambulance

Fitted in the underside of the ambulance floor pan, a 96kW battery pack will provide a top speed of 75mph

NHS commits to becoming world’s first net zero national health system

The British healthcare system pledges to be carbon-neutral across its own operations by 2040

Could ‘world’s first’ 100% compostable bamboo plasters heal the planet’s wounds?

James Dutton, Founder of Nutricare spoke to FNZ about the business he created after an allergic reaction of his son to common plastic dressings

MEPS urge EU to tackle pharmaceutical pollution by making greener medicines

The calls for greener manufacturing and better waste management aim to reduce environmental impacts without affecting the effectiveness of the drugs

Government invests £300m in aerospace, automotive, pharmaceuticals and food and beverage sectors

The Manufacturing Made Smarter Challenge’s initial £50 million of funding is being granted to 14 manufacturing projects

International Federation for archery to reduce or offset emissions by at least 10% a year

World Archery has signed up to UN Sports for Climate Action initiative

HSBC partners with chemical company to turn post-consumer plastic into PPE suits

The project aims to deliver protective equipment to more than 200 hospitals in Thailand

Bayer inks PPA with Iberdrola to curb carbon footprint

Under this agreement, four plants in Mexico and 23 operation centres will be powered by energy produced at a new wind farm

Newcastle hospitals cut 320 tonnes of CO2 emissions with virtual patient appointments

The new consultations have led to 1.2 million patient vehicle miles avoided, according to a report by the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Novo Nordisk reaches RE100 goal of 100% renewably-powered production facilities

The global healthcare company is now pursuing a new target of achieving zero carbon dioxide emissions from all operations and transport by 2030