FACT SHEET Steel industry co-products
5. Legal Status of Slags, European Slag Association (Euroslag), pp. 2, 10, 01/2006. 6. Energy use in the steel industry report, worldsteel, 2014. 7. Reusing the co-products of the steel industry, BlueScope Steel. The worldwide average recovery rate for slag varies from over 80% for steelmaking slag to nearly for ironmaking slag.