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Hyundai Steel Reports Successful Trial of Low-CO2, High-Strength Steel

9/16/2022 - South Korea’s Hyundai Steel Co. said it has successfully produced 1-gigapascal steel sheet using an electric arc furnace (EAF). 

In a statement, the company said the trial took advantage of the company’s EAF technology and know-how for making special steel and ultrahigh tensile strength products. It also said the production process cuts carbon emissions by more than 30%, since it uses direct reduced iron and scrap.