Sustainability

From easy, infinite recyclability to ever greater savings in emissions and resources, the environmental credentials of steel for packaging are extraordinary and unique.

Further Reading

Steel is Europe’s most recycled packaging material

It’s easy to see why 79,5% of steel packaging is recycled in Europe –far more than any other competing packaging material

Recycling rates of main packaging materials in 2016 (EU28+2)

79,5%

Steel

37%

Plastics

47%

Beverage carton

73%

Aluminium beverage cans

74%

Glass