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Economic and Operational Feasibility

The tools below will help you examine more closely the potential waste reduction options that passed your initial screening.

Economic Feasibility

Our worksheet will enable you to evaluate the economic feasibility of the waste reduction options under consideration. To input information requested in the "data entry" tab of the worksheet, refer to purchasing records, disposal records, waste sort or facility walk-through data, and interviews with company employees, as well as information recorded on earlier worksheets. Consult company purchasing officials, financial advisors, or department managers as necessary.

Economic Feasibility Spreadsheet - Excel spreadsheet (24K)
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Operational Feasibility

It is important to determine the operational feasibility of the waste reduction options under consideration. For each option, use the following questions to identify relevant operational factors:


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