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GLRPPR Sector Resource: The Lean and Environment Toolkit, Version 1.0

The Lean and Environment Toolkit, Version 1.0

The EPA's intent in developing this toolkit is to enable Lean practitioners to improve both their business performance and their environmental performance by identifying and eliminating environmental wastes at their organizations. The toolkit offers practical strategies and tools for integrating environmental considerations into Lean initiatives in ways that support Lean's focus on the elimination of waste and non-value added activity. (PDF Format; Length: 98 pages)


U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

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January 2006

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GLRPPR is a member of the Pollution Prevention Resource Exchange, a national network of regional information centers: NEWMOA (Northeast), WRRC (Southeast), GLRPPR (Great Lakes), ZeroWasteNet (Southwest), P2RIC (Plains), Peaks to Prairies (Mountain), WSPPN (Pacific Southwest), PPRC (Northwest).


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