Through onsite gsn review suppliers continuously

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Unformatted text preview: ue: 3 q Cost savings/operational efficiency Web site: www.greensuppliers.gov Contact Information: Services Offered: 3 q Analytical tools 3 q Guidebooks/toolkits 3 q Public recognition 3 q Technical assistance 3 q Training/seminars Kristin Pierre (202) 564-8837 pierre.kristin@epa.gov Description: The Green Suppliers Network (GSN) is a collaborative venture among industry, EPA, and the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP). GSN works with all levels of the manufacturing supply chain to improve processes and mini­ mize waste generation. Through onsite GSN review, suppliers continuously learn ways to increase energy efficiency, identify cost-saving opportunities, and optimize resources and technologies to eliminate waste. The result is more effective processes and products with higher profits and fewer environmental impacts. Business case: Partners and their suppliers benefit from a more reliable, “leaner” supply chain and from recognition for participating in GSN. Suppliers can save money by implementing GSN review recommendations. Partners have the flexibil...
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