5S Red Tag Holding Area Kit
The first “S” in the 5S System is “Sort” which means to sort through and sort out. 5S Red Tag items in your work area that are no longer needed to help clear the area of clutter. Then, move your tagged items to the 5S Red Tag Holding Area for disposition. The 5S Red Tag Holding Area is a temporary area where items can be held until the disposition is made such as:
- reuse or recycle
Use this 5S Red Tag Holding Area Kit to create a professional looking holding place for your 5S Red Tag items. This is an area where others on the team can find items that will help their work area be more productive or reduce waste. Having a specific, marked area for 5S Red Tagged items is a perfect way to help “Sustain” (the 5th “S” in 5S) your efforts. Your team members will know where to move red tagged items and where to go to see if there is something that they could reuse. This makes 5S Lean & Green – Reduce, Reuse and Recycle.
Consider having multiple 5S Red Tag Holding Areas based on the size of your facility.
The aluminum sign has large 4-1/2 inch red lettering will surely keep everyone’s attention and can be seen from a distance. Use the red and white striped tape to show the boundaries of your 5S Red Tag Holding area. The 2 inch wide tape is 108 foot long, that should be plenty of tape to mark off the area. The 5S Red Tag Log Sheet makes it easy to log in and keep track of items in your temporary 5S Red Tag Holding Area. Please Note: mounting hardware for the sign is not included.
The 5S Red Tag Holding Area Kit includes:
- a 24 inch x 18 inch aluminum sign
- a 2 inch roll of red & white striped vinyl floor tape to mark off the 5S Red Tag Holding Area
- a 25 pack of 5S Red Tag Log Sheets.