Pharmacy’s Role in Climate Action & Sustainable Healthcare
The RPS has published a sustainability policy, detailing the actions they believe are required across the sector, and calling on the pharmaceutical industry, governments across GB and other stakeholders, both within healthcare and beyond, to work in partnership to make the changes that are needed to tackle the climate emergency.
The policy makes recommendations in four sections:
a) Improving prescribing and medicines use
b) Tackling medicines waste
c) Preventing ill health
d) Improving infrastructure and ways of working