Lessons Learned from Sustainable Value Stream Mapping (Sus-VSM) Application in a Small Enterprise

  • Mariele Canal BonfanteEmail author
  • João Carlos Espíndola Ferreira
  • Suélen Fernandes
  • Henrique Back
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Business and Economics book series (SPBE)


Opportunities and difficulties of sustainable value stream mapping (Sus-VSM) application in a small enterprise were explored as part of the greening production plan. It was noticed a lack in understanding social and environmental sustainability, even in management levels. The flexibility of small companies was noted as a driver to Sus-VSM application.


Sus-VSM Small enterprise Sustainability 



Financed by CAPES—Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education within the Ministry of Education of Brazil.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mariele Canal Bonfante
    • 1
    Email author
  • João Carlos Espíndola Ferreira
    • 1
  • Suélen Fernandes
    • 1
  • Henrique Back
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidade Federal de Santa CatarinaFlorianópolisBrazil

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