Green business, green careers and job training
Solutions that build smart communities with green careers and sustainable businesses!
HOME
EDITOR'S BLOG
FEATURE ARTICLES
GET STARTED

Save on Career Education through Lorman Education

Our readers are offered a discount on Lorman seminars and courses. Check out their business, management and legal offers at this link to qualify for our discounts. They also offer green business training opportunities. Please visit http://www.lorman.com/training/CaliforniaGreenSolutions for a complete listing of courses. Register online or call Lorman at 866-352-9539.
Home > By DEPARTMENTS > Management > Business Performance Management

Green Suppliers Network for Manufacturers (EPA, DOC, NIST)

Low-cost technical reviews to improve manufacturing process lines and green material use

Find green business solutions

Technical Reviews for Manufacturers and Supply Chains

The Green Suppliers Network works with large manufacturers to engage their suppliers in low-cost technical reviews to identify strategies for improving process lines and using materials more efficiently. The Lean and Clean Advantage targets and eliminates the root causes of waste. The result—a stronger bottom line.

Engage Small and Medium-Sized Suppliers in Low-Cost Technical Reviews for Lean and Clean Improvements

The Green Suppliers Network is a collaborative venture among industry, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology Manufacturing Extension Partnership (NIST MEP) Green Suppliers Network works with large manufacturers to engage their small and medium-sized suppliers in low-cost technical reviews that employ Lean and Clean methodologies to increase productivity, reduce waste, and boost profitability.

The Green Suppliers Network welcomes all United States manufacturers to participate in the Network technical reviews. Preference is given to small and medium sized enterprises who meet the SBA definition of small business.

Green Suppliers Network reviews can help you:

  • Find customized solutions to your manufacturing challenges
  • Save money and increase capacity
  • See immediate results through hands-on training on the shop floor
  • Achieve additional savings and efficiencies beyond traditional lean techniques
  • Improve supply chain relationships

Join the program by sending a letter of intent to the Green Suppliers Network making a commitment to three goals:

  • To engage five or more suppliers in Green Suppliers Network reviews.
  • To review product specifications that have an environmental impact on the supply chain.
  • To support or mentor a supplier through the implementation of Green Suppliers Network review recommendations at the supplier's request, if appropriate and available.

The Green Suppliers Network works collaboratively with Performance Track, Sustainable Futures, and Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE).

Here's how to participate in the Green Suppliers Network



Edited by Carolyn Allen, owner/editor of California Green Solutions
Green Solution Providers
Green companies directory
Submit
your green solutions - business, nonprofit, government program.
It's free.
| manufacturing | green manufacturing | collaboration |

Share in Social Media

Sign Up For News & Information
Subscribe to our free solutions newsletter
BONUS DOWNLOAD (PDF)
"Ten+ Tips for Greening Your Office"

SUBSCRIBE HERE
Read prior issues: California GreenLines

Search For Green Solutions

Custom Search
Green Career Center
Green Job Wizard
Career Certifications Directory

green job training certifications
Green Biz Center
Solutions For Green
Directory of Green Companies

Solutions for Alternative Energy

rose in natural systems
Green Living Center
Solutions for Green: Consumers

Solutions for Remodeling

Backyard Nature Center

INSTANT GREEN POLL

"Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do." Goethe
RECENT ARTICLES
SITE NAVIGATION
ABOUT US

Related Articles

A Quick Guide to Understanding Organic Food Labeling

The New Manufacturing Model to Reclaim America

Bioplastics surge - then move out of California... Hmmm

Related Green Resources

Marcom Tips
Interactive & Video Tips

Career Resources

We encourage lifelong learning to support sustainable communities and provide these select resources to help you pursue green and sustainable self-development:

Lorman Business Training Directory of On-line Business and Compliance Classes

Green Job Wizard Job and Career Certifications Directory

Job & Career Resources

Governance
Management
Manufacturing
Operations
Facilities
Transportation
Finance
Sales & Marketing
Human Resources

Green Economy

Business Sectors
Natural Resources

Solutions For Green

About Us ~ Privacy Policy
Contact Us ~ Home

Text Link Ads

AD: Place your link here

ABOUT CALIFORNIA GREEN SOLUTIONS

We help you green your career, workplace and community by connecting you to quality green, sustainable and high performance resources. California Green Solutions focuses attention on effective solutions that sustain our natural systems. You can support our editorial work by supporting our advertisers and spreading the word about best practices and green solutions.
California Green Solutions is a publication of Carolyn Allen ~ Copyright ©2006-2030 Carolyn Allen

B2B | Job Certifications | Alternative Energy | Events | Green Directory | LED Lights | Remodeling |
CONSUMERS | Backyard Nature | Senior Health | MultiMedia Marketing | Marketing | Networking Events | Japan |