Environmental responsibility

Environmental improvement initiatives at BlueScope

Energy

A Bottle of Coke Saves over $60K p.a.

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Springhill success story for new Silkote painting system.

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Energy

IT'S A WRAP!

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8.5 tonnes of waste avoiding land fill and thousands in savings.

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Energy

Carrying the Torch for Cutting Technology Worthy of Gold

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Natural gas consumption reduced by over 19,700 Nm3 p.a.

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Water

Don't let rubbish get in the way of a good story

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70 volunteers, 23 bags of rubbish and the art of devouring pizza.

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Land Air Water

"RE-BERTH" of our Coke Loading Infrastructure

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13,500 p.a. reduced trucking hours, recycled cargo fines and reduced dust emissions.

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Land Water

Winning Green and Gold!

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Return of the Green & Gold Bell Frog to the region.

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Air

Reduction in hydrogen sulfide from quenching process at Cokemaking

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Cokemaking improvements have reduced emissions generated when coke is cooled during the quenching process.

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Water

Reduction in water use at Slabmaking

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Slabmaking is one of the largest water consumers within the Port Kembla Steelworks.

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Water

Reduction in water use and discharges to drain at Cokemaking

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By redistributing internal water streams Gas Processing has replaced several significant industrial water uses, saving approximately 520kL/day of industrial water.

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Waste

Reclamation of waste at Ironmaking

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During the No.5 Blast Furnace cast house floor trough repairs, a significant amount of waste products are generated including refractory material, iron skulls and sand.

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