UC Davis Health honored by Practice Greenhealth
UC Davis Health was recognized for its environmental excellence by Practice Greenhealth, a nonprofit organization founded on the principles of positive environmental stewardship and best practices in the health care community. The specific accolades included:
• The Emerald Award for outstanding hospitals focused on advanced sustainability programs.
Congratulations to all the teams involved in these tremendous efforts!
Spotlight on Sustainability
A New Standard: Drought-tolerant Landscaping
Our response to the drought is well-illustrated by the new look of the Ellipse and surrounds at the hospital entrance. Grass was replaced with a combination of artificial turf and drought-tolerant plants. The new plants should really pop by Spring.
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