Steel: The Premier Green Construction Material
The most recycled material by weight in the world is steel, and it can be repeatedly recycled without the loss of metallurgical and engineering properties. For these reasons, steel is a premier green construction material and should be considered when designing for sustainability.
The steel industry has evolved to stand in the forefront of environmentally committed industries. This is due to our continued commitment to increase the use of recycled material, improve manufacturing methods, promote greener electric grids and increase product performance.
LEED & EPD
Article: Achieving Green Goals With HSS
Two Experts on Environmental Product Declarations and Sustainability in Steel
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LEED and EPD Resources
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