Environmental product declarations (EPDs)
An environmental product declaration provides transparent and neutral information on the environmental effects of a product based on an ecological lifecycle assessment (LCA). The EPD is based on the EN15804 and ISO 14025 standards and was verified by independent auditors and published as part of the declaration program of the Institute for Construction and Environment (IBU) in Berlin.
Steel Sustainability Champion 2017
voestalpine was named by the World Steel Association (worldsteel) as one of the most sustainable companies in the steelmaking industry. The areas of commitment, measurement and action were assessed with respect to sustainability.
GREEN BRANDS AUSTRIA 2016/2017
As the first steelmaking company ever to have the honor, voestalpine was awarded the Green Brands Seal on 11 November 2016 for sustainable ecological activities.