HSE staff ordered to drop single-use plastics and adopt eco-friendly alternatives

HSE staff have been asked to reduce the use of single-use plastics.

This also includes adopting eco-friendly alternatives like using reusable cups, cutlery, and crockery amongst other things.

Health Minister Simon Harris said: “The HSE is the largest public sector organisation.

“The steps the health service is taking will have a significant impact on reducing single-use plastics.”

He has written to all hospitals ordering them to drop single-use plastics for...
source: Irish Mirror

2019-04-23 00:46
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