These procedures should be used to track waste minimization efforts and target areas for improvement.
• Avoid over-purchasing
• Accept raw materials only after inspection
• Ensure that no containers stay in inventory longer than the specified period
• Review raw material procurement specifications
• Return expired materials to the supplier
• Validate shelf-life expiration dates
• Test outdated materials for effectiveness
• Conduct frequent inventory checks
• Label all containers properly
• Set up manned stations for dispensing chemicals and collecting wastes
Was this article helpful?