Discover the Boston Scientific Forest
Energy use emissions
The renewable energy sources instead of relying on fossil fuels.
With carbon credits and offset projects for any remaining unavoidable emissions.
Environmental Advances to-Date
67% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions since 2009
71% of purchased electricity from renewable sources
94% of solid waste diverted
Data is limited on this topic, however a recent study1 found that the carbon footprint of a single-use and reusable ureteroscope is comparable.
The study shows that the two different ureteroscopes have comparable environmental impacts: the total carbon footprint of each device evaluated compares favourably with other medical equipment and surgical procedures.2
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