[Ferro-Alloys.com] China will implement its national standard on recycling iron and steel materials on Jan 1 next year, said the China Iron and Steel Industry Association (CISA) Thursday.
The standard specifies the definition, classification, technical requirements, inspection methods and acceptance rules for recycling iron and steel materials, said Zhang Longqiang, head of the China Metallurgical Information and Standardization Institute.
It will provide standard technical support to ensure the import of high-quality recycled steel resources, said Zhang, who participated in the drafting of the standard.
Rio Tinto has committed to invest $10 million with the world's largest steel producer China Baowu Steel Group over the next two years in low-carbon steelmaking projects and research, the company said on Wednesday.
Jan. 15, 2020 Beijing China