Going Green

THE CONSTRUCTION

  • Solar Panels.
  • Full insulation.
  • Enviro-paints.
  • Designed to maximise solar warmth.

DAY BY DAY

  • Recycling of paper, plastics, cardboard.
  • Rechargeable batteries for dictaphones and torches.
  • Heating via pellet burner using recycled materials from sustainable forests.
  • Green cleaning products.
  • Fair Trade coffee.
  • Cycle rack for staff and patients.
  • Compost bin for staff food scraps.

THE FUTURE

  • Building to be externally assessed for a conservation rating. 
  • Council report recommendations to be acted upon.
  • Triple bottom line accounting.
  • The appointment of a'conservation officer' from staff.

(Page updated on 13/04/2017 10:59am)