5 Ways Manufacturers Can Reduce Production Waste

By David Madden, Founder of Container Exchanger Manufacturing can be a messy business. The U.S. produces an estimated 7.6 billion tons of industrial waste every year. However, this trend isn’t sustainable. Increasing federal regulation, high costs, increasing competition and changing consumer preferences are pushing manufacturers towards sustainability. As a manufacturer, you can do your part to reduce production waste by changing the way you create and distribute your products. Even switching to used industrial wire baskets for order fulfillment, rather than brand new, can make a huge impact. Building a sustainable business model isn’t just about protecting the environment. Reducing … Read more

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