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Overview Byproducts ThyssenKrupp Steel Europe

Byproducts – an important contribution to conserving resources

The valuable byproducts manufactured in the large number of plants and production facilities – from the blast furnace to the pickling line – are an established part of the product range of the steel business of thyssenkrupp. Here, their use in various areas of the daily life is an important contribution to conserving resources.

Our range in byproducts includes high-quality components for the cement production and the construction of roads, tracks and hydraulic engineering, converter limes for the production of fertilizers, iron oxide as raw material for the iron industry, and further products for a great number of other applications.

Taking back of transport packaging in accordance with Section 15 of the German Packaging Act (VerpackG)

Pursuant to Section 15 (1) sentence 5 of the German Packaging Act (VerpackG) we point out that, on request, we take back the transport packaging of our products in accordance with the provisions of Section 15 (1) VerpackG. However, you are under no obligation to return the transport packaging to us.

The return of our transport packaging is handled via the take-back system operated by the recycling company Kreislaufsystem Blechverpackungen Stahl GmbH (KBS). If you wish to return transport packaging, please do so using the KBS take-back system. To register for the first time, please contact us by e-mail at [email protected]. If you are already registered with us, you can contact KBS directly via the service number +49 211 239228 or by e-mail at [email protected] for information regarding the place to which the packaging is to be returned for collection.

The transport packaging in which our products are delivered must not be disposed of via any municipal waste collection service (e.g. plastic bag, trash bin, etc.).

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thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG

Kaiser-Wilhelm-Strasse 100

47166 Duisburg, Germany

+49 (0)203 52-0

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