Essar Steel develops eco-friendly sand

7 May 2017

Essar Steel has developed an eco- friendly variety of sand for the construction sector which will help reduce the dependence on river sand mining, banned in most states, impacting sectoral activities. "We have developed an eco-friendly sand from slag, a by- product generated from iron-making furnaces. Slag sand is approved by BIS 2016 for use as fine aggregate in all construction applications.