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R&D: New ways to deal with CO2e

01.01.2015

Since CO2e is a by-product of the current steelmaking process, finding new practical uses for the CO2e produced by our steel mills, instead of emitting it into the atmosphere or storing it underground, is of great interest to us and to society. We’re currently investigating seven different options, which are at varying stages of advancement: some are still very much in the early laboratory phase, while others are closer to reaching commercial implementation. One of these is the capture and use of CO2e to produce fuels and chemicals.