Department of Health

Key message

  • Case studies focusing on sustainability are available.

Case studies on sustainability initiatives in energy and water are available to assist health services.

Behaviour change

  • Display Boards at Frankston Hospital - case study
  • Staff driven sustainability initiatives within an ICU at Dandenong Hospital - case study


  • Staff-driven sustainability initiatives in a Melbourne Health dialysis centre

Environmental Sustainability Reporting

  • Sustainability Reporting at Eastern Health and East Grampians Health - case study


  • Solar Photovoltaic Project at Yarrawonga Health - case study

Green Cleaning

  • Cleaning without chemicals at Monash Health - case study

Indoor air quality

  • Alexandra District Hospital longitudinal study - case study


  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Alfred Case Study: Trolley wash water recycling
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Barwon Case Study: Recycling of steriliser cooling water using an adiabatic
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Box Hill Case Study: Central reclaim water pipeline
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Castlemaine Study: Adaptation of a disused water harvesting system
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Latrobe Case Study: Large-scale water harvesting
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre: Low-flush pan sanitisers
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Warragul Hospital: Rainwater harvesting for biler feedwater
  • Greening Our Hospitals - Water, Western Health, Sunshine Hospital: Mixed-source water harvesting

Reviewed 11 December 2022


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