Prior to the Waste Link® program, this distribution center used a 42-yard container with an “on demand” pick-up arrangement using a pressure gauge. Data breakdown as follows:
|Before Waste Link®||After Waste Link®||Waste Link® Savings|
|Yearly pick ups: 64||36.5||27.5 Yearly Reductions|
|Monthly Pick-Ups: 5.3||3.04||2.26 Monthly Reductions|
Waste Link® is providing a 43% reduction in hauling frequency. In addition, it eliminated the need for employee participation in determining fullness.