Category: Sustainability

SMU Spotlight: Phil Bell Talks Sustainability

 By now, anyone who works in the steel industry understands how important sustainability is. Steel is the most recycled material in the world, and recycled steel is a prominent ingredient in electric-arc furnace (EAF) steelmaking. Steel Market Update’s final Spotlight of 2022 gets into sustainability with Philip Bell, president of the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA), […] The post SMU Spotlight: Phil Bell Talks Sustainability appeared first on Steel Market Update.

SMA Study Conducted by CRU Finds US EAFs Emit 75% Less Carbon

Steel made by US electric arc furnace (EAF) producers emits 75% less carbon than steel produced by traditional blast furnace-based production. That’s according to an independent study conducted by Steel Market Update parent company CRU Group for the Steel Manufacturers Association (SMA). The results of that study were released today. Washington, D.C.-based SMA represents the […] The post SMA Study Conducted by CRU Finds US EAFs Emit 75% Less Carbon appeared first on Steel Market Update.