Lean Techniques focus on identifying and eliminating all non-value adding activities within processes; which in lean terminology are called "waste". Lean production processes are designed to improve the efficiency of how organisations use resources and typically have objectives based on minimising waste, reducing costs, and improving productivity.
BPIR Categories11.1.2 Manage resource allocation
14.3.2 Implement an improvement approach/method/technique
15.5.4 Activities to assist in resource preservation
2.5.3 Develop and deploy action plans & projects
5.1.1 Plan key production & delivery processes
5.3.3 Move materials & resources
6.1.1 Plan key production & delivery processes