The National Health Surveillance Agency of Brazil (ANVISA) approved, on March 2017, a resolution that bans the sale of mercury thermometers and blood pressure measurement devices that contain mercury.
Environmental health pioneer and HCWH president and founder, Gary Cohen, says increased rates of asthma, infectious disease, and water contamination are about the hazard faced by the global community
Representatives of more than 5,000 healthcare institutions and healthcare professionals that form the Health and Environment Leadership Platform (HELP) released a joint statement today calling for concerted action to reduce air pollution in India.
An “International Symposium on Developing Green Health Care System and Facilitating the Implementation of Healthy China Strategy” was held in Beijing, China by the China National Health Development Research Center.
Blog post written by Susan Wilburn for United Nations Informal Interagency Task Team on Sustainable Procurement in the Health Sector (SPHS).