An integrated lean and green approach for improving sustainability performance : a case study of a packaging manufacturing SME in the U.K.

Choudhary, Sonal, Nayak, Rakesh, Dora, Manoj et al. (2 more authors) (2019) An integrated lean and green approach for improving sustainability performance : a case study of a packaging manufacturing SME in the U.K. Production Planning and Control. pp. 353-368. ISSN 1366-5871



  • Choudhary, Sonal (
  • Nayak, Rakesh
  • Dora, Manoj
  • Mishra, Nishikant
  • Ghadge, Abhijeet
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © 2019, The Author(s). Funding Information: Nishikant Mishra is a Professor in Operations and Supply Chain Management at Hull University Business School, University of Hull. Prior to that he was Senior Lecturer in Operations & Supply Chain Management and Director of Post Graduate Research at Norwich Business School, University of East Anglia, Norwich. He worked as a Senior Lecturer and Director of Research at School of Management & Business, Aberystwyth University. He has worked on numerous consultancy projects funded by British Council, Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC), British Academy (BA), Innovate U.K., Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA), Higher Education Academy (HEA) and Meat Promotion Wales (HCC). His research articles have been published in various renowned journals of Operations Research and Operations & Supply chain Management. Funding Information: Sonal Choudhary is a Lecturer in Sustainable Management at the management school, University of Sheffield. She holds a PhD in Environmental Sustainability from the University of Sheffield and has double masters: MSc. in GIS & Environmental Modelling from University of Hull and MSc. in Environmental Biology with Gold medal from University of Delhi. She is a certified Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. Her main research interests are in the areas of resource efficiency, socio-environmental risks and impact, inefficiency/wastes identification and sustainability performance measurement. She has worked on numerous projects funded by European Commission (FP7), Marie Curie (ITN), British Academy, Newton Fund, Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE). Publisher Copyright: © 2019, © 2019 The Author(s). Published by Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group.
Keywords: Carbon footprint, green manufacturing, green waste, Lean manufacturing, lean waste, sustainability performance
  • Accepted: 13 November 2017
  • Published: 22 March 2019
Institution: The University of York
Academic Units: The University of York > Faculty of Social Sciences (York) > The York Management School
Depositing User: Pure (York)
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