Valorization of the steel industry slag and by-products as raw material asset for innovative refractories


The European steel industry generated in 2012 about 21.4 million tons of slag of which about 24% was landfilled. Landfilling of the huge amount of materials poses a severe environmental problem in Europe. Utilization of... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Marjaana Karhu (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd)
  2. Patrycja Piotrowska (Renotech Oy)
  3. Bob Talling (Renotech Oy)
  4. Jasmin Hum (Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg)
  5. Aldo R. Boccaccini (Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg)
  6. Pertti Lintunen (VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd)

Topic Area

New products, applications and machinery


3C » Utilization of Slags and Ashes (15:45 - Wednesday, 6th June, Maestro)

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