The activities associated with determining and managing the disposition of supplier packaging, replaced parts, waste materials and/or scrap. This includes identifying the standard procedure for disposition, recording and submitting disposition requests and notify material handlers and/or operators.
For RL and especially Maintenance, Repair & Overhaul supply chains this may be an important process as it partially determines the value capture of a returned product or asset.
- Re-use, Recycle or Disposal decisions for replaced parts
- Supplier Returnable Transport Item (e.g. bins) pick-up request
- Decision to sell defective products to a broker or grey market