Japanese steel giant Nippon Steel Corporation has published the EcoLeaf Environmental Product Declarations verified by Sustainable Management Promotion Organization's SuMPO Environmental Label Program covering eleven declarations for seven steel sheet products. By expanding the scope of EcoLeaf EPD products to include steel sheets, customers using Nippon Steel's steel sheets will be able to assess the environmental burdens in the lifecycle of their sheet sheets more easily with verification.Hot-rolled steel sheetsPickled steel sheets Cold-rolled steel sheetsCold-rolled steel sheets full hardElectro galvanized steel sheets Hot-dip galvanized & aluminium alloy coating sheets Color coated steel sheetsThe published declarations follow those of steel sheets for packaging such as tinplate, tin-free steel and laminated steel sheets published previously. The steel sheets this time are used in wider variety of applications such as automobiles, home appliances, buildings and lifeline infrastructures. As a leading manufacturer of steel sheets, Nippon Steel supplies a wide variety of reliable, quality products and contributes to customers' reduction in CO2 emissions and environmental burden through manufacturing products of light-weight and high-strength as well as process-saving.Since Nippon Steel first published the EcoLeaf EPDs for H-shapes in December 2019, Nippon Steel has published a total of 33 EcoLeaf EPDs for variety of products, covering most of our steel products. As the movement toward carbon neutrality is accelerating around the world, more and more areas are being evaluated by customers, including even the materials they use.EcoLeaf Environmental Product Declaration Program is a verification and registration program based on Life Cycle Assessment to communicate quantitative environmental information covering the entire life cycle of a product, from resource mining up to manufacturing etc. as well as recycling potential. This allows our customers to assess the environmental burden throughout the life cycles of the products they use.