Together with thyssenkrupp Steel Europe and thyssenkrupp Hohenlimburg, the BILSTEIN GROUP from Hagen has taken an important step forward on the road to decarbonizing steel production and processing. Both thyssenkrupp companies have concluded letters of intent for the supply of climate-friendly bluemintSteel from 2023 onward. On the basis of CO2-reduced wide strip directly from the Duisburg steelworks as well as climate-friendly bluemint precidur precision strip from Hohenlimburg, the BILSTEIN GROUP will in future be able to offer its customers CO2-reduced cold-rolled products across its entire product range.The volumes purchased by the BILSTEIN GROUP will increase gradually up to 2030, and from 2026 onward will come from thyssenkrupp Steel's direct reduction plants with melters in Duisburg, which will be operated with green hydrogen and renewable electricity.With thyssenkrupp's high-precision hot strip in a wide range of grades, the BILSTEIN GROUP manufactures products for highly demanding cold rolling applications in the automotive sector as well as the processing and tool making industries. Whether in saws and tools, door fittings, coins or vehicle seats: The BILSTEIN GROUP's high-quality cold-rolled products are used in numerous industrial and household applications. Since the technical properties of the CO2-reduced products do not differ from those of conventional steel grades, the BILSTEIN GROUP, with these products made from certified steels with reduced CO2 intensity, remains true to its globally acknowledged quality.The BILSTEIN GROUP is a seventh-generation, family-run group of companies with headquarters in Ennepetal, Germany. The internationally renowned product brands febi, SWAG and Blue Print are united under its strong umbrella. As a supplier and manufacturer, the BILSTEIN GROUP is a worldwide leading specialist in the Independent Aftermarket. It offers repair solutions for all common vehicle types in the car and commercial vehicle sector.