Application Note: Lean Lab Guide: Optimizing Workplaces and Workflows
13 March 2017

The successful implementation of ‘Lean Manufacturing’ in several fields has inspired many businesses to adopt this model in laboratories as well. Laboratories have different challenges compared to manufacturing environments; while most of the key principles of traditional Lean still apply, there are many unique points to be adopted in laboratories. This guide includes some fields for improvements that are important for the Lean Lab concept to build a culture of continuous improvement, with sustainable business benefits and behavior transformations across the laboratory.