A number of lean manufacturing tools and practices have long been used to reduce manufacturing waste. These include the five S's, visual controls, standardized work, mistake proofing, total productive maintenance, cellular manufacturing, single-digit setup, pull systems, sequencing, activity-based costing, and leveled production.
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in Japanese), means to separate needed items from unneeded ones and remove the latter. The second term, simplify, straighten , or set in order ( seiton in Japanese) means to neatly arrange items for use. Shine , sweep , or scrub ( seiso in Japanese) means to clean up the work area to establish ownership and responsibility, while standardize , systemize , or schedule ( seiketsu in Japanese) means to standardize efforts as checklists, so as to practice the preceding three principles of sort, simplify, and