Fort Scott Tribune: Green Initiative: Mercy Health system works to reduce trash going to landfills

Fort Scott Tribune: Green Initiative: Mercy Health system works to reduce trash going to landfills

The Fort Scott Tribune reports, Green Initiative: Mercy Health system works to reduce trash going to landfills (04/17/10):

In just nine months, the Sisters of Mercy Health System — a group of 30 hospitals in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma — has already saved nearly $800,000 and diverted more than 20,000 pounds of waste from local landfills.

And by all estimates, Mercy stands to save $2 million annually and about 30 tons from landfills once all facilities are at full speed with a new green initiative that involves reprocessing medical devices, company officials said…

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