This chart shows data on recycling rates for basic oxygen and electric arc furnaces.
CSP meets all AASHTO and ASTM pipe standards.
Source: Steel Recycling Institute
|Basic Oxygen Furnace||Electric Arc Furnace|
|Total Recycled Content*||28.9%||82.8%|
|Recycle Content Value for LEED Certification:|
|Post-Consumer Content Value||22.3%||46.2%|
|Post-Industrial Content Value||6.1%||31.1%|
*Details add to less than total due to exclusion of “home scrap” for LEED purposes.
Check the LEED web site for most current data.