Green and Sustainable Solutions

Gil Lugo Announces Formation of Green and Sustainable Solutions, Inc.


Wellington, FL -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/22/2010 -- Gil Lugo is the President of newly formed Green and Sustainable Solutions, Inc. (GSS) ( Lugo also announced that long time associate, Bob Gilbert, will serve as Vice President of the organization. According to Lugo, “GSS will have a much larger presence with more consultants on-staff and will be shifting from a project-specific model to a holistic-based approach incorporating the culture, process, and environmental impacts attainable for best results.”

As a Certified Minority Business Enterprise and an Approved FPL Participating Independent Contractor GSS will provide Training, Consulting Services, and Products that allow clients to achieve and sustain quantifiable and verifiable profitable growth.

The “Green” umbrella covers training, products, and services designed to reduce organizations environmental impacts by identifying and minimizing waste within Value Streams. Some of the GSS services include:

• The Green Side of Lean (Green Fundamentals, Green Stream Mapping, Green Kaizens)
• Environmental Management System (ISO 14001)
• Energy Reduction
• Environmental Waste Reductions (water, air, materials, chemicals, toxins)
• Green Material, Processes, and Equipment Requirements and Selections

The “Sustainability” services at GSS continue to focus on training and consulting:

- Lean Transformation (Lean Fundamentals, Value Stream Mapping, Kaizen etc.)
• Six Sigma (Root Cause Analysis, Green Belt, Yellow Belt and Black Belt)
• Quality Systems (ISO 9001, AS 9100, ISO 13485, Certified Lead Auditor, ASQ Certified Quality Engineer, FAA)
• Business Management Solutions (MRP, ERP, Requirements and Selection)
• Team-based Problem Solving
• Strategic Planning
• Tax Exemptions, Deductions and Credits

Additional GSS services:
• Grant Application and Management
• Tax Exemption, Refunds and Benefits
• Production of Training and Marketing Videos

Lugo affirmed that, “GSS expertise helps companies reduce environmental impacts while improving processes in a cost-effective, quantifiable, and verifiable manner. GSS has unique expertise in assisting companies secure grants, tax exeptions, tax refunds and tax benefits to fund improvement projects.”

Lugo also serves as the Chairman, SME Chapter 150; the Education Chair, ASQ Chapter 1515 as well as a Board Member of the Palm Beach State College Green Advisory Committee.

Green and Sustainable Solutions
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