Stainless steels: the sustainable option

Published 20 May 2021

According to the Zero Waste International Association (, Zero Waste is the conservation of all resources by means of responsible production, consumption, reuse, and recovery of products, packaging, and materials without burning, and with no discharges to land, water, or air that threaten the environment or human health.

Choosing stainless steels for an application ensures that it will be produced in a responsible way, with an extremely low life-cycle inventory, have low, or close to zero, maintenance costs during its long life, and that it will be reused indefinitely because it is easy to recycle without any loss of quality nor material integrity.

This new leaflet from ISSF showcases examples on how you can make your life more sustainable by choosing stainless steels.

Download the leaflet here.

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