Replacement of primary raw materials with secondary resources
An important environmental impact of using this technology is the replacement of primary raw materials with secondary resources, which reduces the volume of accumulated waste and helps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Sergey Chebotarev, NLMK Group VP, Energy and Environment, said: “Cooperation with K1-MET is another step towards achieving NLMK’s strategic sustainable development goals. Joint research with major European and international industry competence centers helps NLMK achieve significant progress in reducing its environmental footprint.”
K1-MET collaborates with global companies in the steel sector to address such issues as energy efficiency, circular economy, and climate impact reduction.
(Source: NLMK Group)