Engineering, environment and decontamination

Guiding on carbon management, climate change and co-ordinating the investigation of incidents involving health, social care, estates and equipment.


Advice and guidance on engineering and technology matters.


Driving energy efficiency and greenhouse gas reduction.


Coordinating NHSScotland's sustainability policy.


Advice and support on decontamination of medical devices, laboratory and pharmaceutical equipment.

Incident Reporting and Investigation Centre (IRIC)

Investigates adverse incidents and cascades safety alerts to NHS Boards and Scottish local authorities


Provides evidence to help support the development of national policies and guidance. 

More information on this service

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