ArcelorMittal has played a key role in establishing itself since 2015 of this standard. The German production sites in Bremen, Bottrop and Eisenhüttenstadt have the certification standard already received. The next step is the first repeat test and re-certification for ArcelorMittal Bremen with the two locations. The certification company for management systems GUTcert from Berlin will also take the repeat examination for recertify according to the ResponsibleSteel Standard.Any person or organization affected by ArcelorMittal's activities in Bremen or Bottrop, or otherwise has an interest in the company, should be given the opportunity during the certification process to: contribute to the assessment of the company in relation to the requirements of the standards. The evaluation is by submitting documents & data or by participating in interview with interested persons or organizations.ResponsibleSteel is a voluntary initiative of the steel industry that sets a standard for responsible Procurement and production of steel. ResponsibleSteel is a certification system that collects data along the entire value chain become. The goal: end users of steel must be able to see whether the steel products they buy responsibly were manufactured. In addition to working conditions, raw material efficiency and waste prevention, environmental protection and CO2 neutrality are but also the observance of human rights and the positive influence on local community’s relevant factors of this new certification.