FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Further information about our Zeremis Carbon Lite offering:
What exactly is the green steel offering from Tata Steel Nederland?
Our new solution is a declaration-based low carbon emission steel, Carbon Lite, that offers a flexible reduction in CO2e intensity. Available immediately, it means we can accelerate CO2e reduction through the steel-based value chain.Our standard Carbon Lite solution offers a 30% reduction in CO2e intensity against the EU average. This is aligned to the scope 3 reduction targets set by many steel users by 2030.
Is the Carbon Lite declaration verified by a third party?
Yes, Carbon Lite declarations and the processes on which they are based are validated by Det Norsk Veritas (DNV).
Which of your products will come with Carbon Lite declarations?
All steel products will be offered with Carbon Lite declarations. Contact your account manager to discuss your need.
Is the performance and quality of Carbon Lite declarations different to regular steel products?
No, the performance and quality of our products remains unchanged. Customers can expect the same standards of quality and performance they receive now.
Will Carbon Lite declaration products need to be re-approved?
No, as the underlying steel specification, performance and processing behaviour remain unchanged, Carbon Lite is a straightforward solution that is easy to implement and guarantees customers the same product quality and service.
When can we source Carbon Lite declarations from Tata Steel Nederland?
If you are interested in purchasing Carbon Lite declarations, please speak to your account contact, or alternatively contact firstname.lastname@example.org
What is the price of Carbon Lite declarations?
Please contact your account team to discuss.
How can I use Carbon Lite declarations?
Declarations can be used to demonstrate a reduction in scope 3 emissions and used to support company reporting of scope 3 emissions in sustainability reports.
How can we pass on Carbon Lite savings to our own customers?
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Do Carbon Lite products have an increased steel recycling rate compared to regular steel products?
No, not at this time. However, options to increase the steel recycling rate are under development.
Is Tata Steel UK planning to offer something similar and, if so, when?
Tata Steel in the UK, in coordination with our Netherlands colleagues, is looking at offering similar certified products. Our intention is to do this as soon as possible.