Sustainability: label converter production performance

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Sustainability has as much to do with production performance in today’s label and packaging plant as lean manufacturing. Both focus on being as efficient and productive as possible, thereby bringing value to the business, the customer and the community wherein labels and packaging are produced, shipped and consumed.

Building efficiency and proper disposal of manufacturing waste drive production performance. Buildings account for around 40 percent of the world's energy use and a third of global carbon emissions; according to the IPCC, they provide by far the most cost-effective carbon reduction potential.