The Washington State Department of Ecology and Washington Manufacturing Services partnered in a lean and environment pilot project to provide technical assistance to the Columbia Paint & Coatings manufacturing facility in Spokane, Washington. Columbia Paint manufactures high-quality residential, architectural, and industrial paint and coatings. This reports highlights the results of the pilot project.You may need a PDF reader to view some of the files on this page. See EPA’s About PDF page to learn more.
Columbia Paint & Coatings (PDF)(21 pp, 663 K,
Final report on the utilization of lean and environment techniques at Columbia Paint & Coatings and the corresponding results.