Paperless, recycled building materials, excellent public transport links…these are all things that help to make a building friendlier to the environment. Which is something that is more of a concern now than ever before.

It’s not just a pipe dream either. Governments around the world are making it a part of their policy to create buildings that work with the surroundings instead of imposing themselves on it.

These innovative hospitals are choosing to look after the environment as well as their patients.

With modern, state of the art facilities, eco-friendly hospitals are winning awards for their efforts.

Here, we take a look at some of the most environmentally friendly hospitals in the USA.

 

This feature originally appeared in Gapmedics.

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