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Presentations and Videos

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Environmental Council of the States (ECOS). Working Smart for Environmental Protection: State Efforts to Improve Permitting Processes Using Lean and Six Sigma (PDF). Exit EPA Disclaimer Presentations from the ECOS Annual Meeting on 27 August 2006 in Portland, Oregon. (Presentations include an overview of the Working Smart for Environmental Protection primer and case studies of agency process improvement efforts in Iowa, Delaware, Michigan, and Virginia.)

Connecticut Department of Environmental Protection. Green and Lean. Exit EPA Disclaimer (Windows Media Video)

Pension Benefits Guaranty Corporation. BAPD Data Acquisition, Analysis, and Reporting Process Kaizen Event (PDF) (24 pp, 99K). January 2008.

TBM Lean Six Sigma. Transforming Government:  The Challenge and Opportunity of the 21st Century (PDF). Exit EPA Disclaimer Presentation from the 2008 Symposium on Innovating for Sustainable Results Workshop on January 8, 2008, Chapel Hill, NC. 

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