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8 Wastes PDFs

These PDFs will give you some ideas about the types of waste you might find in your industry.

Key takeaways

These are the key takeaways from this presentation.

  • Lean is about doing things Faster, Better and Cheaper
  • Look for and eliminate wasteful activities
  • Notice when there is unevenness in workflow
  • Notice when people or equipment are overburdened
  • Use the 8 Wastes sheet below as a guide to find waste
  • Listen for problems, these are opportunities for Lean
  • Review utilities and services for quick cost reductions
  • Consider taking advantage of the Lean grant programme

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