Lean and Green: Interchangeable terms to describe business improvement

Lean and Green are terms which are interchangeable in terms of many aspects of business.

Many Lean implementation efforts often overlook opportunities to prevent or reduce environmental wastes.

Green and Lean should be synergistic not just additive or complementary concepts.  The integrated whole of both methodologies is often greater than the sum of the impacts from each approach.  The tools in the toolkit for Lean and Green improvements are one in the same:

These tools are used to visualise and identify the wastes in processes so that they can be reduced or eliminated.To avail of Lean and Green programmes to improve your business, please contact us.