Lean Manufacturing and its Effect on Environmental Management System as Applied in General State at Mishraq

Abstract

The research aims to find the relation between Lean Manufacturing and Environmental Management System. The aims also define the reflections of Lean Manufacturing to enhance environment system management in Mishraq State Company that has been represented as the study sample. This has been sought to develop the environment system management to aid in upgrading the environment performance and reduce the losses and costs. A hypothetical model was introduced to contain the key idea of the integration between Lean Manufacturing and Environmental Management System. This has been done via through measuring the correlation and effect between each variable in the requirements of Lean Manufacturing and Environment System Management. The study concluded some results and recommendations to confirm that both aid to achieve the private benefits in each system. Thus, it is important to have environmental information and the necessity of Lean Manufacturing and Environment System management to be adopted by Ministry of Industry.