NHS net zero aims get £1m innovation boost

Start-ups and MedTech businesses have received the funding from SBRI Healthcare

COP26: All UK health services pledge to achieve net zero

Similar pledges are set to be announced by 47 other countries at the summit later today

Global pharmaceutical companies launch first-of-its-kind supplier program to advance climate action

Schneider Electric to design and deliver global program, convened by partner Carnstone

Scotland’s first £65m net zero hospital looks to become pioneer

The Balfour Hospital in Orkney is fully electric, with heat pumps and EVs used to cut down its emissions

Cutting our carbon footprint was ‘driven by our clients’

We spoke with Andy Preston, Managing Director at VIDA on how the future Net Zero Standard helped get his company on their net zero journey

‘World first’: Essity invests in tissue paper machine running on geothermal steam

The elimination of the burning of natural gas on the machine, along with reduced pulp consumption and waste, will cut carbon emissions by 23% at its site in New Zealand

Essity unveils ‘breakthrough’ in sustainable tissue paper production

Using straw instead of wood-based virgin or recovered fibres as raw material, the process requires less water and energy

Medical technology firm BD targets net zero emissions by 2050

Last year, BD committed to reduce Scope 1 and 2 greenhouse gas emissions by 46% by 2030 and become carbon neutral across its direct operations by 2040

Thermo Fisher Scientific debuts world’s first net zero mass spectrometer

In addition to improved specifications, the carbon footprint of the system – which is the first product to be released as part of the biotechnology firm’s IsoFootprint campaign – will be neutralised

Cleaning your teeth and the planet at the same time?

GSK Consumer Healthcare has revealed a ‘carbon-neutral’ toothbrush