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Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation
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Thomas de Jesus - Technical Communication Class - Final Presentation

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This is a presentation I completed at DeVry University in ENG206 Technical communication. The company mentioned is hypothetical.

This is a presentation I completed at DeVry University in ENG206 Technical communication. The company mentioned is hypothetical.

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  •                     Thomas de Jesus - Final Presentation - Professor Lejla Tricic English 206 - Technical Communication April 23rd, 2009
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    • 1. Transitioning for A Better Tomorrow<br />Replacing Disposable Compressed Air Products with Eco-Friendly Alternatives<br />
    • 2. Introduction<br />Our company was established in 1995<br />Top provider of computer services in U.S.A.<br />We provide on-site and depot based services<br />Customers from residential to commercial<br /><ul><li>We provide services to major corps
    • 3. Chase Bank
    • 4. Alamo Car Rental
    • 5. K-Mart Corporation
    • 6. Many others enjoy our support services.</li></li></ul><li>A Necessary Step<br /><ul><li>Dust and dirt removal required upon service completion.
    • 7. Dust causes heat insulation and damage to electrical circuitry
    • 8. Dust “grabs” components and circuitry. </li></ul>Technician uses Disposable Compressed Air to remove dust. <br />Dust removal with compressed air only 80% effective.<br />
    • 9. Problem with Process<br />Technician discards empty can into garbage.<br />104 Cans are used by each tech every year.<br />104 Cans X 90 Tech = 9,360 Cans<br />9,360 cans sent to landfill by our company.<br />Aluminum decomposition time = 200 to 500 years (Lawhorn 2008).<br />
    • 10. Problem with Process (Cont’d)<br />Compressed air products contain harmful chemicals and are not accepted by most recycling centers.<br />
    • 11. An Alternative to Self-Destruction<br />WD-40 Turbo Air Blower<br />Re-chargeable and re-usable air powered cleaning system<br />Capable of 30 MPH continuous blast of air.<br />Sold with delicate brush attachment and concentrated blast nozzle.<br />Three-Year Product Guarantee.<br />
    • 12. Our Financial Impacts<br />Current Supply Costs<br />Each tech uses 104 cans of air. (Per Yr.)<br />90 techs x 104 cans (Per Yr.) = 9,360 Cans (per year)<br />Average cost per can = $6.65 Each<br />9,360 Cans X $6.65 = $62,244 Per Year (Compressed Air Supply Cost)<br />Three Year Supply Cost = $186,732<br />
    • 13. Our Financial Impacts (Cont.)<br />Projected Supply Costs<br />Each tech utilizes one reusable air device. <br />One blower unit per tech. (90 Units)<br />Unit Retail Cost = $29.99 Each<br />90 units X $29.99 = $2,699.10 (Three Yr Cost)<br />One Year Supply Savings = $62,244<br />
    • 14. Our Financial Impacts (Cont.)<br />Current and Projected Supply Costs<br />Three Year Supply Savings = $184,032.90<br />
    • 15. Our Contribution to Earth<br />9,360 Cans diverted from landfills!<br />9,360 Cans containing traces of harmful chemicals are kept from landfills each year.<br />
    • 16. No Time to Waste!<br />Approval Today… <br />=<br />…Results Tomorrow!<br />The Time to Act is NOW!<br />
    • 17. References<br />Lawhorn, C. (2008). Break it down: How long does trash take to degrade? Journal-World (Lawrence, KS), Journal-World (Lawrence, KS).<br />

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