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Environmental Management

Environmental Management
We provide information and advice to NHS Wales and Welsh Government on a wide range of environmental management issues in healthcare properties. Our areas of expertise include:
  • Waste management
  • Energy management
  • Environmental management

Our Services

  • Development of local environmental strategies, action plans & performance indicators and expert support on ISO 14001
  • The use and application of BREEAM and environmental design principles for healthcare premises
  • Development of energy targets and the production of energy action plans and carbon reduction plans
  • Utilization of energy efficient plant and equipment, maximising the energy efficiency of existing plant and equipment
  • Low energy design and the use of renewable/low carbon energy for healthcare premises
  • Development of waste minimisation targets and the production of waste management action plans
  • Support and advice on:
    • the management of clinical waste according to legislative and best practice guidance
    • improvement of waste recycling and best practice in applying the waste hierarchy
    • application of environmental sustainability principles.

Welsh Health Environmental Forum (WHEF)

A consultative body for NHS Wales facilitated by Specialist Estates Services’ Environmental Management section divided into 3 groups.
NHS Wales employees may click on the following buttons to access the relevant meeting minutes:
(all buttons below link to intranet libraries)

WHEF Forum




Wate Management

Waste Management

Forthcoming meetings

Forthcoming meetings


Kate Webb
Environmental Management Advisor
Environmental management, Energy management
Craig Morgan Environmental and Facilities Management Advisor Environmental management, Energy mangement