Environmental management

2020 highlights
  • Non-mining waste recycling and reuse rate 102.7%.
  • Reduction in total air atmospheric emissions from steel production by 3.7%.
Material topics
  • Management approach.
  • Emissions.
  • Water and effluent.
  • Waste.
  • Biodiversity.
2020 Key events
  • 2nd place in the TOP-10 list for environmental risk management among the WSJ ranking of the world’s 100 most sustainably managed companies.
  • Overhaul of Blast Furnace 6, a state-of-the-art environmentally friendly facility at EVRAZ NTMK.
  • Upgrades completed of electrostatic precipitators at boilers 7, 8 at EVRAZ ZSMK.
  • Reclamation project completed for tailings storage facility №2 at EVRAZ ZSMK.
Global sustainable development goals

Case study World’s 100 most sustainably managed companies

In 2020 EVRAZ took second place for environmental risk management in the Wall Street Journal’s (WSJ) ranking of the world’s 100 most sustainably managed companies. The WSJ evaluated over 5,500 global public companies in 26 categories, determined by the independent Sustainability Accounting Standards Board. The WSJ praised EVRAZ’s efforts to reduce emissions and focus on energy efficiency projects.

World’s 100 most sustainably managed companies