We lose a lot in terms of time and man hours as cleaning the waste is time consuming and is done manually. Productivity is falling and equipment downtime is increasing.
The production of corrugated cardboard packaging generates corrugated cardboard waste. This waste interferes with production by creating the need to switch off the production devices interrupt the production process.
In addition, cardboard dust is generated which shortens the life span of the equipment and has a negative impact on employees’ health.
This situation disrupts the whole production process starting from the machine operators as they have to switch off the equipment and deal with the collection and removal of waste. Customers, because as a result, orders’ deadlines are delayed. The management of the company as productivity decreases.
The generation of waste could be solved with pneumatic transport pipelines or with separation installation.
The collection of waste could be solved by pressing waste cardboard in an automatic press.
Air purification could be solved through aspiration construction.
All these measures would help increase the company's productivity and save nature.
The project duration should not exceed six months and the cost not 50,000 euros.