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Main Title Lean and Water Toolkit: Achieving Process Excellence Through Water Efficiency.
CORP Author Ross and Associates Environmental Consulting, Ltd., Seattle, WA.; Industrial Economics, Inc., Cambridge, MA.; Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Policy.
Year Published 2011
Report Number EP-W-10-002
Stock Number PB2012-113586
Additional Subjects Water efficiency ; Toolkits ; Water use ; Water loss ; Leaks ; Wastewater reuse ; Wastewater discharges
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2012-113586 Some EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. 07/26/2022
Collation 108p
This Lean and Water Toolkit describes practical strategies for using Lean manufacturing the production system developed by Toyota to reduce water use while improving operational performance. Drawing from the experiences and best practices of multiple industry and government partners, this toolkit explores opportunities to identify and eliminate water waste, including: Water losses and leaks: Non-value added or inefficient use of water: Missed opportunities to reuse water: Wastewater discharges: Unnecessary water use and risks throughout the supply chain, Missed opportunities to address customers water-efficiency goals This toolkit is a supplement to EPAs Lean and Environment Toolkit which addresses all types of environmental wastes and improvement opportunities.