Label this green! Bar-code supplier turns waste into fuel

DC Velocity

Label vendor converts manufacturing waste into combustible pellets. Green Logistics

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Pharmaceuticals in Reverse Supply Chain Now Hazardous Waste

Material Handling and Logistics

A new rule finalized by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) requires that prescription pharmaceuticals sent from healthcare facilities to reverse distributors must be regulated as solid waste and evaluated for hazardous classification at the healthcare facility before they are shipped.

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Take waste out of your fleet operation

Fleet Owner

Taking a fresh detailed look at your business can help you uncover areas of waste or places where a few tweaks could lead to big efficiency improvements

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App Identifies Warehouse Waste

Material Handling and Logistics

Newcastle Systems has introduced a new app called the MotionMeter, a real-time activity tracker designed to perform time studies within the warehouse and identify waste

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Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

candidates instead of wasting time on routine tasks. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3. From manual to automation 4.

Targeting Workplace Efficiency & the 3 Steps to Reduce Waste

Cerasis

Patrick gives us some insight into workplace efficiency and how to reduce waste. . Lean manufacturing consolidates equipment, people and workspace resources to reduce waste, create an effective flow of actions and create unbeatable manufacturing solutions. Targeting Workplace Efficiency and Reducing Waste . Lean manufacturing surrounds two factors: workplace efficiency and wasteful processes. Consumers won’t pay for your company’s waste. Determining Waste .

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3 Tools to Minimize Waste: A Boon to Lean Manufacturing Strategies

Cerasis

Lean manufacturing is one of the leading waste minimization technologies inside a manufacturing industry. It is a systematic approach to identifying the waste or non-value added materials and removing them to give out the best quality material to the customer. A Powder coating booth comes with ample space for coating and testing of the materials ensuring the minimum amount of waste production during the process.

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Kite Compacters Claim Strong ROI on Waste Management

Logistics Business Magazine

Kite Packaging says it has taken its environmental waste management a step further thanks to the business’s new waste compacters. The post Kite Compacters Claim Strong ROI on Waste Management appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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China extending ban on solid waste imports

247 Customs Broker

The post China extending ban on solid waste imports appeared first on 247 Customs Broker.

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Tesco to reduce food waste – Logistics Manager

247 Customs Broker

The post Tesco to reduce food waste appeared first on Logistics Manager. The post Tesco to reduce food waste – Logistics Manager appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. [og_img].

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Bridgestone unveils tires designed for waste trucks

Fleet Owner

The Bridgestone M870 and Firestone FS860 tires are designed exclusively for the waste industry and will enter the market later this year

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Waste Disposal Solutions Revealed in Nuremberg

Logistics Business Magazine

German waste disposal expert Strautmann Umwelttechnik presented its waste disposal solutions at the BrauBeviale in Nuremberg last week. It says with its LiquiDrainer, bale- and briquette presses you successfully dispose of waste with little effort and maximum effect.

Industry View: Waste, Storage Space and the Hidden Extras

Logistics Business Magazine

David Coleman, Operations Director at HSM UK, discusses why environmental technology is an effective answer for organisations handling significant volumes of waste material. Not a waste but a resource. No time for waste. All businesses are chasing efficiency and convenience.

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One Man’s Trash: How Blockchain Can Target Food Waste to Help End World Hunger

Material Handling and Logistics

billion metric tons—gets lost or wasted. Much of the food waste produced around the world can be traced back to inconsistencies in the supply chain: inventories aren’t recorded, suppliers aren’t informed, and quality isn’t taken into account.

Lidl rolls out £1.50 fruit and veg boxes to reduce waste

247 Customs Broker

The “Too Good To Waste” boxes are put together daily in-store and are available to customers from opening until […]. fruit and veg boxes to reduce waste appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Lidl is to offer its UK customers five kilo boxes filled with fruit and vegetables which have become slightly damaged, discoloured or deteriorated but are still edible for £1.50, following a trial in August last year.

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Lidl rolls out £1.50 fruit and veg boxes to reduce waste – Logistics Manager Magazine

247 Customs Broker

The “Too Good To Waste” boxes are put together daily in-store and are available to customers from opening until […]. fruit and veg boxes to reduce waste – Logistics Manager Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Lidl is to offer its UK customers five kilo boxes filled with fruit and vegetables which have become slightly damaged, discoloured or deteriorated but are still edible for £1.50, following a trial in August last year.

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Experts offer tips to help fleets cut waste and boost profits

Fleet Owner

Two industry experts shared tips on how fleet managers can eliminate waste and boost their bottom line during a recent Fleet Owner webinar

Industry View: Waste, Storage Space and the Hidden Extras

Logistics Business Magazine

David Coleman, Operations Director at HSM UK, discusses why environmental technology is an effective answer for organisations handling significant volumes of waste material. Not a waste but a resource. No time for waste. All businesses are chasing efficiency and convenience.

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Asian ports under pressure after China ban on plastic and paper waste

The LoadStar

Port operations in South-east Asia have come under increasing pressure from a build-up in scrap cargo, following China’s crackdown on imported waste. The post Asian ports under pressure after China ban on plastic and paper waste appeared first on The Loadstar.

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Safety technology a key piece of Freightliner's new EconicSD waste collection truck

Fleet Owner

Freightliner Trucks unveiled its new EconicSD waste collection truck for the North American market, a low-entry, cab-over-engine model that comes standard with numerous safety systems. LAS VEGAS.

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Void Fill and the Chinese Import Ban on Waste Packaging

Logistics Business Magazine

million tonnes of plastic waste and 3 million tonnes of cardboard waste to China and Hong Kong, but starting in January 2018 China has placed an import ban on waste packaging. But the answer may be right under many of our noses, or at least in the waste container outside.

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Hiab Joins the Dots in Waste Management and Recycling at IFAT 2018

Logistics Business Magazine

On-road load handler Hiab, part of Cargotec, has over many years successfully served customers in the waste management and recycling industries with its equipment. “The world is changing with more regulations on how and when you can collect waste.

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Hyster to Focus on Waste Management and Recycling Portfolio at IFAT

Logistics Business Magazine

Hyster Europe is focusing on handling challenges in waste management and recycling operations at IFAT 2018 from 14-18 May in Munich, Germany. We are also committed to meeting the handling needs of diverse recycling operations, from paper and wood, through to metals and chemical waste.”.

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Webb Wheel puts the brakes on waste with efficient brake drum

Fleet Owner

The Alabama-based company says its patented Cool Running Technology (CRT) vents handle heat 10% better than comparable weight brake drums

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Growing A Green Supply Chain

Blue Grace Logistics

Campbells Soup, for example, managed to change their packaging process which cut waste and saved them a good bit of money in exchange. . “Going Green” has been an action catchphrase for just about every industry over the past decade.

Gaining Favorable Attention with Adam Robinson

The Logistics of Logistics

As a salesperson myself, I know there’s a lot of leads that waste my time. download the audio file. [00:20] 00:20] Opening / Introduction. [00:36] 00:36] Tell us a little about your background.

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3PL Sales Success in 2019 – Crushing Your Sales Goal

The Logistics of Logistics

Eliminate wasted time and effort. “3PL Sales Success in 2019 – Crushing Your Sales Goal” was a webinar conducted in late January 2019 by Joe Lynch and Ann Holm. Below is a recording of the webinar along with an outline of the topics covered in the webinar.

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Maersk lends a hand in ocean cleanup effort

DC Velocity

Danish liner company helps out with initiative to rid ocean of plastic waste. Transportation

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Sales Saboteur with Ann Holm

The Logistics of Logistics

You can find yourself wasting time. * download the audio file. [00:21] 00:21] Opening / Introduction. [00:43] 00:43] Ann, please tell us a little bit about your background? * A twenty-five-year career as a speech pathologist, working with people who suffered brain injuries.

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Intro to APU Weight Exemption

The Logistics of Logistics

Auxiliary power units (APUs) are one of the best tools that you can supply your truck drivers with to combat wasting fuel. They help drivers avoid wasting fuel, but they present a different problem because of their weight.

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Uberization of Logistics Has Arrived

The Logistics of Logistics

Cut the waste and reap benefits. For an industry that is forever on the move, the world of logistics is in a perennial state of change, facing numerous challenges and vague demands. Staying ahead in this dynamic landscape can be quite a roller coaster.

XPO to roll out smartphone app in Europe this spring

DC Velocity

Visibility app launched in North America earlier this year, helping reduce empty miles and lower fuel waste, firm says. Technology

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This Week in Logistics News (August 4 – 10)

Logistics Viewpoints

Food waste and its impact on supply chains and the environment has been a hot topic lately. Tesco has scrapped “best by” dates on packaging to reduce waste, and Circular Systems is pioneering new tech to convert food crop waste – like banana peels and hemp stalks – into wearable fibers. Two more companies are stepping up their part to reduce food waste.

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A suggestion for congestion

DC Velocity

Congestion wastes time, fuel, and productivity. There must be a better way to manage our infrastructure. Transportation

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A pragmatic view of how ELDs are changing trucking

Fleet Owner

It has always cost fleets something to waste drivers’ time or allow shippers to waste it, but now the cost of that is going up The broader benefit of ELDs is that fleets are thinking more intently about how to use driver time efficiently.

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