The LEED Principle
The Canada Green Building Council encourages sustainable green building and development practices through the adoption of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) principle. Essar Steel Algoma supports this principle with the use of post-consumer and post-industrial recycled content in our manufacturing process. For confirmation of recycled content, click here.
The Conflict Minerals Trade Act discourages the use of minerals mined in conditions of armed conflict and human rights abuses. Essar Steel Algoma supports this principle and adheres to the H.R. 4173 requirement in our purchasing practices. For confirmation please click here
Restricted Hazardous Substances
As part of Essar's commitment to the production of safe and environmentally friendly steel products, Essar monitors the chemical constituents of all incoming and outgoing materials ensuring conformance with both the Restriction of Hazardous Substances Directive (Directive 2002/95/EC) and the European Chemicals Agency's (ECHA) list of Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC). Click here for RoHS confirmation and here for SVHC confirmation.