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Kingfield Galvanizing Hot Dip Galvanized Steel

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Kingfield Galvanizing Hot Dip Galvanized Steel
TOP 3 Benefits:

  • Health & Ecotoxicity
  •  Product Synergy
  •  Environmental Management System

Kingfield Galvanizing applies Hot Dip Galvanizing (HDG) to fabricated steel components in Australia's first state-of-the-art hot dip galvanizing facility. The plant integrates enclosed zones and automated materials handling systems to ensure the steel substrate is prepared for galvanizing in a uniform manner, thus reducing the consumption of chemicals through the pre-treatment process. The drying facility and hot dip galvanizing process is conducted within enclosed zones to prevent emissions entering the atmosphere. Waste generated by the HDG process is recycled and re-used, heat from the furnace is reclaimed, water is recycled within the plant and energy used, per tonne of galvanized steel, is reduced. The processes are designed to minimise the environmental footprint of hot dip galvanizing and contribute to reducing emissions within Australia's built environment.

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LCA Rate Result
LCARate Scorecard

Achievements:

Building/Product Synergy

Health & Ecotoxicity

LCA

Life Cycle Analysis - Water

Life Cycle Analysis - Greenhouse Gas

Corporate Social Responsibility

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More information:

Kingfield Galvanizing Hot Dip Galvanized Steel has been compared to an industry standard Hot Dip Galvanized Steel product, which serves as the business as usual for the Structural Steel product category. The life cycle inventory data compiled for the BAU product was obtained from industry study.

The products have successfully passed the relevant GreenTag Standard's Cautionary Assessment Process and no issues of concern or red lights comments exist regarding the toxicity of the products.


Certified under:

Global GreenTag Standard v4.0

Rating tools relevance:

WELL Features - IWBI:
o Feature 26: Enhanced Material Safety
o Feature 97: Part 1 Material Transparency

Infrastructure Sustainability Rating Tool v1.2 & v2.0: ANZ:
o Mat-1 Material Footprint, Measurement & Reduction
o Mat-2 Environmentally Labelled Products
o Man-1 Sustainability Leadership and Commitment
o Pro-2 Identification of Suppliers
o Was-2 Diversion from Landfill
o Was-3 Deconstruction / Disassembly / Adaptability
o Rso-6 Material Lifecycle Impact Measure & Management
o Rso-7 Environmentally Labelled Products & Supply Chains
o Ecn-4 Economic and Financial Sustainability
o Rso-1 Resource Strategy Development
o Spr-2 Supplier Assessment and Selection
o Wfs-1 Strategic Workforce Planning

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