Davey Water Products
Davey Water Products were awarded the Premier?s Sustainability Award in 2008 and continue to be one of Victoria?s leading examples of a combined ?lean? and ?green? improvement culture.
As the inaugural Beyond Waste Insight program, this visit will also provide an overview of the 2012 – 2013 Beyond Waste Insight Program.
Event Location : Scoresby
Event Date : 11/8/2012 0:00
Event Time : 9am - 12.30pm
About Event : . The Waste Hierarchy
. Innovation in design of products and processes
. Implementing ISO 14001
. Visual Workplace
. Waste management best practices.
At the Scoresby operations, you will see practical examples of all levels of the waste hierarchy from best practice segregation for reuse and recycling, to redesign of products and packaging to minimise use of materials, avoid landfill and reduce operating costs.
The visit will be complemented by a panel of guest speakers who will introduce the waste hierarchy and waste avoidance best practices, and present supporting material reduction case studies from a range of local manufacturing operations.
You will also participate in an interactive?waste walk? of the hosts operations and value-adding material streams to observe daily management practices and outcomes from improvement projects.
Learn how the teams, tools and techniques of lean can be readily adapted and applied to the waste hierarchy to avoid material usage and reduce business costs.
As the host of the inaugural Beyond Waste Insight program, this visit will also provide an overview of the 2012-13 Beyond Waste Insight program.
For more information view the BWI Davey Water Products brochure.