Nippon Steel obtains EcoLeaf Declaration from SuMPO

Nippon Steel Corporation (Nippon Steel) has obtained EcoLeaf Declaration certification under the Japan EPD Program, which is run by the Sustainable Management Promotion Organization or SuMPO, for its Electrical Steel Sheets and Nickel Plated Steel Sheet (product name: SUPERNICKELTM).
SUPERNICKELTM is a steel sheet product used in storage batteries (secondary batteries), which are becoming increasingly important amid efforts to realize a decarbonized society, as well as in dry cells (primary batteries), consumer products such as stationery, and automobiles.
Featuring excellent workability, strict inclusion control, high plating adhesion and extensive options for materials, Nippon Steel’s SUPERNICKELTM is designed to achieve a longer lifespan for customers’ nickel-plated products, improve productivity and strengthen the products, thereby helping reduce CO2 emissions and environmental impact.
Electrical Steel Sheets and Nickel Plated Steel Sheet are essential products for electric vehicle motors and storage batteries (secondary batteries), which are key components for the electrification of automobiles. Nippon Steel is the world’s only integrated steel manufacturer that produces both Electrical Steel Sheets and Nickel Plated Steel Sheet, and is helping realize a carbon-neutral society by providing optimal materials amid rapid transitions for decarbonization.

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