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OLS Field Name OLS Field Data
Main Title Findings and Recommendations on Lean Production and Environmental Management Systems in the Shipbuilding and Ship Repair Sector.
CORP Author Ross and Associates Environmental Consulting, Ltd., Seattle, WA.
Publisher 15 Oct 2004
Year Published 2004
Report Number EPA-68-W-03-028;
Stock Number PB2005-105863
Additional Subjects Shipbuilding industry ; Repair ; Environmental performance ; Research ; Management planning and control ; Methodology ; Recommendations ; Business models ; Management framework ; Lean production ; Environmental Management Systems (EMSs) ; US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2005-105863 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. 07/12/2006
Collation 20p
The purpose of this report is to summarize research and findings on the relationship between lean production and environmental management systems (EMSs) in the shipbuilding and ship repair sector. In addition, this report includes recommendations for actions the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) could consider taking to improve environmental performance related to lean and EMS. The report is organized into the following sections: I. Research Methodology II. Background on Lean Production and Environmental Management Systems III. Lean and EMS Findings IV. Lean and EMS Opportunity Areas V. Recommendations for EPA.