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Mater acts locally, thinks globally for Earth Hour Mater acts locally, thinks globally for Earth Hour

Mater is celebrating Earth Hour by ‘acting locally and thinking globally’. Peter Nomikos, Director of Engineering and Maintenance, is a key member of the multi-award winning Sustainability at Mater planning committee and is leading Mater’s ongoing transition to energy-saving LED lamps. 

Thursday, 23 March 2017

Tags: environmental sustainability, Sustainability at Mater

Mater wins climate champion award Mater wins climate champion award

Mater’s environmental program, Sustainability at Mater, has won a gold award for climate resiliency and a silver award for greenhouse gas reduction (energy) in the 2020 Health Care Climate Challenge Awards.

Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Tags: environmental sustainability, Sustainability, Sustainability at Mater

Sustainability at Mater—environmental sustainability in the healthcare sector Sustainability at Mater—environmental sustainability in the healthcare sector

As our priority at Mater will always be the delivery of exceptional care to patients, I am often asked ‘why focus on sustainability’?

I don’t believe the two are mutually exclusive, and in fact believe their guiding principles are intrinsically linked.

Friday, 18 March 2016

Tags: environmental sustainability, Sustainability

Mater takes out Lord Mayor’s Business Award Mater takes out Lord Mayor’s Business Award

Initiatives implemented by Mater Health Services to lessen its carbon footprint have been recognised with the Sustainability in Business category award at this year’s Brisbane Lord Mayor’s Business Awards. 

Monday, 13 October 2014

Tags: Awards, environmental sustainability, sustainability