Overproduction is one of the 8 major forms of waste. It occurs when materials, services or information are created earlier or in excess of the needed demand. Overproduction is oftentimes referred to as the deadliest form of waste because it directly causes and enlarges other forms of waste, while indirectly contributing to many others.
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Why is overproduction such a big problem?
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