Tata Steel has dispatched the first-ever consignment of company’s branded steel slag aggregates Tata Aggreto to Border Roads Organisation for the construction of roads in Arunachal Pradesh under Project Arunank. Tata Steel's Industrial By-products Management Division will be supplying ~1200 tonnes of processed steel slag aggregates to the BRO project in Arunachal Pradesh. With “Zero Waste” goal, Tata Steel has created a dedicated profit centre for by-products management Industrial By-Product Management Division to ensure efficient by-products management. The by-products are processed to maximize their value so that they can be recycled or reused in various applications. In the year 2018, Tata Steel launched Tata Aggreto, India’s first branded product manufactured from processed steel slag. Tata Steel has also commissioned a first-of-its-kind accelerated weathering facility through steam aging at both Jamshedpur & Kalinganagar for the processing of steel slag. Tata Aggreto has been extensively used in construction of National Highways, State Highways, City and Rural Roads in Jharkhand and Odisha. NH33 is India’s first National highway constructed using processed Steel Slag. Over 40 km stretch of NH33 has been constructed utilizing approx. a million tonnes of Tata Aggreto.