Enter the gross scrap and the unavoidable scrap into the Calculator. The calculator will evaluate the Net Scrap.

## Net Scrap Formula

NS = GS - US

Variables:

- NS is the Net Scrap ()
- GS is the gross scrap
- US is the unavoidable scrap

To calculate the Net Scrap, subtract the unavoidable scrap from the gross scrap.

## How to Calculate Net Scrap?

The following steps outline how to calculate the Net Scrap.

- First, determine the gross scrap.
- Next, determine the unavoidable scrap.
- Next, gather the formula from above = NS = GS – US.
- Finally, calculate the Net Scrap.
- After inserting the variables and calculating the result, check your answer with the calculator above.

**Example Problem : **

Use the following variables as an example problem to test your knowledge.

gross scrap = 15

unavoidable scrap = 3