World Earth Day Initiatives in Bangalore – RxDx Multi-Specialty Clinic

       April 22nd is celebrated as World Earth Day all over the world to remember the birth of a modern environmental movement which started in 1970. Various organizations and people demonstrate support for environmental protection by conducting various events on this “green day”. “Save Environment, Save Your Future” is a very old saying and is also a mantra that we follow at RxDx Multispecialty clinic. Being one of the leading healthcare facilities in Bangalore and apart from providing an inclusive wellness center in Bangalore, we are also pushing the boundaries of sustainable healthcare through our processes and other activities. We constantly strive to make our facility and surroundings as non-invasive, environment-friendly and healthy as possible. Self-Sufficiency and Resilience At RxDx, we strongly believe that building resilience is one of the keys to wellness and sustenance. Right from being nearly 100% zero waste to landfill, to reusing rainwater for drinking purposes, and bringing down energy need by 20%, we make sustainability thinking a part of everything we do. A reduction of 37% in overall energy usage has been brought in since 2014, with the introduction of efficient alternatives and smart energy usage plans such as: High-use light sources replaced with LED alternatives. Natural light usage maximized by reorganizing the light usage pattern. All consultation rooms deployed with occupation sensors to reduce unnecessary light usage. The second phase is focused on laying out a template for future reference, for example, for LED replacements, ensuring that these practices will be easy to follow and continued in the future ongoing process. A robust harvesting system is in place for storing rainwater. Today, the stored...