Steel plays an important role in all areas of human life. Each year around 1,500 million tons of steel are produced and processed worldwide – 7.5 million tons by voestalpine. The Group actively works to develop and apply resource-saving processes in steel manufacturing, waste management measures, and an active climate protection policy.
voestalpine meets its company responsibilities through comprehensive safety measures, a group-wide health management system, and by offering a wide range of training and continuing education programs.
The company researches into products which indirectly save CO2, it focuses on life cycle assessment (LCA) and encourages thinking in terms of life cycles through active involvement in working groups at EUROFER and the World Steel Association.