Parameters to reduce waste in the paper curl process in a PIM company

Jonas Gomes da Silva, Felipe Do Nascimento Vaz, Dalzira De Sousa Pereira
2020 International journal for innovation education and research  
In a highly competitive environment among companies, standardization of processes has been one of the means to reduce errors, defects, and costs. Thus, the objective of this study is to investigate what is the best standard with parameters to be applied to the manufacture of corrugated cardboard in a company in the Industrial Pole of Manaus (PIM), aiming to reduce the number of wastes from this process. The data were collected from the production management system of company X and analyzed
more » ... gh brainstorming with the employees of the studied process. At the end of the research it was concluded that the parameters that most influence the generation of approximately 9 types of scrap are: (a) Temperature of the cover and core; b) Press pressure; c) Corrugate pressure; d) Glue crack; e) Pressure of the coil door brakes. To reduce factory waste, a standardized list was proposed containing the parameters for each composition, observing the peculiarities of this production process.
doi:10.31686/ijier.vol8.iss3.2222 fatcat:jszwvvudofbkngpznrtsnbfgrq