CMC’s Founding Partner, David Collins made the case for considering the environmental impact of manufacturing operations in the EUROBIZ Magazine (published by the European Chamber of Commerce in China).
This article gives a number of ideas for saving money while undertaking “green manufacturing”:
- Reusable containers
- Increasing transfer efficiency in painting processes
- Selling paint leftovers
- Recycling or reprocessing excess heat
- Fitting machines with variable frequency drives
- Managing quality better in order to avoid re-processing and scrap
You can read this article (and send it to your suppliers) here.