Talkin' Trash With UHN

Freerange, organic, green healthcare ideas

Waste Reduction Week Thanks You!

Thank you so much for playing our Waste Reduction Week Interhospital Challenge! May the best hospital/health care system win (and if everyone plays, we all win).

Wanna bring GREEN to your workplace? Contact these fantastic folks…

  • Hôtel-Dieu Grace Healthcare:
  • Michael Garron Hospital | Toronto East Health Network:
  • Norfolk General Hospital:
  • SickKids:
  • Sinai Health
  • Unity Health Toronto:
  • University Health Network:

Caught green-handed! Send us a picture of you or a friend practicing the 5R’s (Refuse, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Rot). Email it to or your site lead above.

For more waste reduction goodness, see these creative winners from past years, or check out the Waste Reduction Week Website.

Thank you for your patient and planet-centred care.

Now that you know, let a friend have a go:


And if you’d like to weigh in on how to reduce single use stuff in our city, like straws, bags, cups, cutlery  and styrofoam, #CityofTO wants to hear from you: Survey