Results from the 49 reviews completed as of september

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Unformatted text preview: ity to decide which recom­ mendations to implement, and GSN reviews often lead to at least a 3:1 return on invest­ ment. GSN helps help small and medium-sized manufacturers stay competitive and profitable while reducing their impact on the environment. Services: GSN provides industry with technical assistance; offers opportunities to be highlighted in case studies and presentations; and publishes a variety of tools, resources, and pro­ motional materials. Value to environment: Implementation of GSN review recommendations results in a wide variety of environmental benefits. Results from the 49 reviews completed as of September 2007 include the follow­ ing: more than 72 million kilowatt-hours of energy conserved, 10 million gallons of water conserved, 89,000 pounds of air emissions reduced, and 1 million pounds of solid waste reduced. Sectors most applicable: Aluminum manufacturing; appliance, electronic, industrial equipment manufactur­ ing; building materials manufacturing; cement and lime manufacturing; chemical manufacturing; general manufacturing; pulp and paper manufacturing; semiconductor manufacturing; vehic...
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