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How Hospitals Can Foster Environmental Sustainability

Interview with M.Eng. Annegret Dickhoff, German Federation for the Environment and Nature Conservation (Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland (BUND) Landesverband Berlin e.V.)

01/07/2020

Image: Annegret Dickhoff; Copyright: Annegret Dickhoff

M.Eng. Annegret Dickhoff, German Federation for the Environment and Nature Conservation (Bund für Umwelt und Naturschutz Deutschland (BUND) Landesverband Berlin e.V.)

Image: room in a hospital; Copyright: PantherMedia / imagesupply

In Germany, hospitals are among the most resource-intensive consumers in the service, commercial and retail sectors.

Image: Hospital hallway; Copyright: PantherMedia / 2mmedia

Hospitals are very interested in saving energy and this concept doesn’t just pertain to energy consumption, but also includes respective measures in purchasing, IT, mobility and food procurement.

Image: Woman with glasses - Melanie Prüser; Copyright: Melanie Prüser

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