The Daily Digest: When Healthcare is Harming the Planet
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The US healthcare sector would rank seventh in terms of greenhouse gas emissions if it were a country. How is it that those who are meant to be saving lives are actually making our planet sick? We delve into the dark side of healthcare - its contribution to climate change - and what can be done moving forward.
Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek
Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek, Tina Carmillia and Sharmilla Ganesan
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Categories: Environment, Science, Health Policy, Diseases and Conditions, Mental Health, Healthy Living, Fitness, Social Issues
Tags: hospitals, fossil fuels, health emergency, sustainability, carbon footprint, medical waste, Healthcare Without Harm, Daily Digest, Bigger Picture,