Spain claims European steel recycling crown

Spain is the leading country for steel recycling across Europe, according to the country’s national steel association (Unesid). More than 75% of steel produced in Spain is recycled, a figure well above the European average of 50%. Globally, only 40% of total steel produced is recycled, Unesid said. In 2011, Spain recycled 12.5 million tonnes of[…]