Presentation on theme: "Implementing Sustainability The 3Rs or the 3Ps By: Paul Rutledge EHS 3 Director Johnsonville Sausage Sheboygan, Wisconsin Co-Chair: AMI Sustainability."— Presentation transcript:
Implementing Sustainability The 3Rs or the 3Ps By: Paul Rutledge EHS 3 Director Johnsonville Sausage Sheboygan, Wisconsin Co-Chair: AMI Sustainability Committee Green Margins or Marginally Green?
A Bit about Johnsonville Sausage Family owned business: Sheboygan Falls, WI Provides GREAT sausage products around the Globe Member Focused: Use the Business to Build the People Started Sustainability officially in 2007 It s a Journey not a Race
Answering a few Key Questions First! The 3Rs is a piece of Sustainability…. JVL focuses on the 3Ps… People Planet Profit (must impact all three (3) to be sustainable)
Finding Sustainability from Within Ask internal experts about the 3 Rs and the 3Ps Been doing Sustainability for years Often efficiency translates into Sustainability E.g. Transportation Fleet Management System Auxiliary Power Units (APUs) Aerodynamics Speed Governors Automatic Tire Inflation Tracking Lbs per Mile All Translates into Sustainability
Gathering Sustainability information and Establishing Metrics The places we started Utilities Water, Natural Gas, Electricity Work the numbers into a common understandable metric e.g. X gal of water per pound of finished goods Recycling Metal, Pallets, Plastic & Glass, Cardboard, Solid waste Computers, Batteries and used oil
Other Places to Start Look around it is everywhere. Boilers Re-circulation More efficient ones Lighting Projects Many are subsidized Production Efficiency Dumpster Dive Many recyclables
Many Companies are Looking for Green in Green Companies will evaluate your site for opportunity and share in the profit or savings. Dumpster Dive Trays, film, plastics, corrugate Negotiate fees Develop projects
Densifiying Johnsonville EPS Foam Trays
Golden Trays- Being Recycled 2011 Load I.D.DroppedPicked upCapacityB-BagsLbs grossLbs net per poundper load 19/6/20119/27/20111/21 small $0.01$ /27/201110/19/20117/81-1/ $0.01$ /19/201111/9/2011FULL1-1/ $0.01$ /9/201112/1/20113/ $0.01$ /1/201112/20/20117/81-1/ $0.01$ th qtr 6565$65.65
Reach out…. There are consultants that will help…. They do it all the time so they know where to look They share in the savings The work the 3Rs and the Contract side of Sustainability.
Sustainability Project Review Create a Sustainability Screen for projects Implement a Yes / No checklist for all changes to determine 3P or 3R impact. Is the job Safer because of the change? People Does the change increase water use? Planet Does the change save/make money? Profit Captured the Database for Members to see and track the Impact