Sustainable Healthcare – Together Towards Zero strategy at HNELHD - 2 September 2021 at 12:30pm (AEST)


Hunter New England Local Health District will be carbon and waste neutral by 2030

Under the ambitious new initiative, Sustainable Healthcare: Together Towards Zero, Hunter New England LHD are setting their sights on an environmentally sustainable future. They are taking a giant step towards clean, green healthcare, investing in solar power, exploring sustainable water practices, reducing waste to landfill and much more in order to reach their goal: carbon and waste neutrality by 2030.

About the Presenter

Elissa Klinkenberg
Project Manager - Sustainability
Hunter New England Local Health District

Elissa has been leading Hunter New England Health’s Sustainability agenda since May 2020. Having developed Hunter New England Health’s first Sustainability Strategy – Sustainable Healthcare - Together Towards Zero 2030, Elissa has been successful in receiving full Board and CE endorsement. Elissa is currently supported by 160 Sustainability Champions from across the District who lead a multitude of projects within their services. Something which she believes will be the success of this Strategy

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