Closed Loop is helping Barwon Health, Victoria’s 2013 Regional Health Service of the Year, to realise its vision of building a healthier community; by enabling the organisation to divert more than 127 tonnes of food waste from landfill and reduce greenhouse gases by 150 tonnes per year.
With more than 6,000 staff across 21 sites, Barwon Health is one of the largest and most comprehensive regional health services in Australia. The organisation’s focus on sustainability is well recognised. As part of the Victorian Green Health Roundtable group Barwon Health is constantly working to improve its environmental performance.
In recognition of their environmental dedication, the organisation recently won the Geelong Business Excellence Award for Sustainable Business.