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Sustainable manufacturing – progressing the next steps

Sustainable manufacturing

Reducing the impact of the manufacturing industry through proactive resource efficiency measures is enabling many businesses to save money, improve flow and create new opportunities.

This report provides:

  • practical advice from leading industry practitioners on where to start, how to assess potential savings and how to keep going
  • user case studies from businesses which made a change and are now making more while using less
  • background information and insights on the economic, environmental and engineering challenges ahead.

Inspired by our earlier report ‘Sustainable manufacturing – the next steps’, this thought piece from the IET Design and Production Sector provides a glimpse of what can be achieved.