Sustainability Transfer Function


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Sustainability Transfer Function
Sustainability Transfer FunctionAs covered in Chapter 3, the transfer function is a valuable Six Sigma tool because it shows the chain of cause and effect for a particular result. The transfer function can be derived quantitatively, as when it is calculated by a regression analysis. It can also be extrapolated from research and logic, as is the transfer function on the opposite page. This graphic shows a decomposition of "Sustainability" into its component parts, then breaks down those components, and so on. There are important semantic rules when labeling the parts of a transfer function: The "Big Y" (Y) is the label of the primary result being described in …
Citation
Tom McCarty; Michael Jordan; Dan Probst: Six Sigma for Sustainability: How Organizations Design and Deploy Winning Environmental Programs. Sustainability Transfer Function, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2011), AccessEngineering Export