Table 1.

Resource use, patient and staff travel, and waste production in the year 2020 (n=15 facilities)

ItemAnnual per FacilityPer Treatment
Electricity use, kWh346,783 (239,771)25.9 (7.6)
Natural gas use, m341,358 (35,234)2.9 (1.2)
Water use, m37858 (5,207)0.6 (0.2)
Supply use, kg63,014 (40,392)4.5 (0.4)
Patient travel distance, km310,009 (181,905)28.8 (27.8)
Staff travel distance, km322,238 (263,584)23.6 (10.1)
Biohazard waste, kg17,161 (10,984)1.2 (0.2)
Landfill waste, kg173,924 (97,925)13.4 (4.1)
  • Values represent mean (SD).