As worldwide concerns over the impact of plastic waste on the environment continue to grow, the spotlight has fallen on the sustainability and health effects of bottled water.
Air quality control is a major priority for the steel industry. worldsteel's Head of Environment Åsa Ekdhal discusses the measures taken in China to cut emissions.
World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 148.6 million tonnes (Mt) in November 2018, a 5.8% increase compared to November 2017.
Wrapping up the COP24 blog series, Andrew Purvis gives us an overview of the conclusions reached. A meeting ending, perhaps not in glorious triumph, but with solid progress made. Read more in his blog.
worldsteel's Head of Strategic Studies, Eldar Askerov, provides us with the highlights from worldsteel's first circular economy conference held in Brussels earlier this year. View the video recordings here too.
Andrew Purvis addresses the role of steel in the climate discussion. While steel is clearly part of the solution, it also needs to play a part in the global mitigation efforts. Read more in his blog.
A worldsteel delegation is attending COP24 in Katowice, Poland, Andrew Purvis, Director, Safety, Health and Environment will keep us up to date with what is happening there. Read his first blog.
The Regional Championship took place online for a 24-hour period on 28 November 2018. This year’s steelChallenge attracted 1,905 participants representing 50 countries.
From the mechanisation of the bottling and storage processes, to the steel caps and cages, steel plays a vital role in Champagne production.
Deep below London a network of tunnels that links both new-build and renovated station infrastructure could mark a sea change for transport.
A steel-built structural damping system could make tall buildings safer in earthquakes and reduce wind sway without taking up valuable floorspace.
World crude steel production for the 64 countries reporting to worldsteel was 156.6 million tonnes (Mt) in October 2018, a 5.8% increase compared to October 2017.