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What is lean? Lean is a business model and collection of methods that help eliminate waste while delivering quality products on time and at least cost. EPA is interested in finding ways to maximize the environmental benefits of lean in the manufacturing realm and in streamlining administrative processes. This website will guide you to information in both of these areas.

Lean Manufacturing and Environment

While lean manufacturing streamlines businesses and saves them money, many of these money-saving techniques also have environmental benefits.



Lean Government

Lean government enables government agencies to work more effectively and efficiently by identifying and eliminating waste in government processes.



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