The vitality of today's North American steel industry is no better exemplified than here in Indiana. Indiana steel companies have invested billions of dollars in capital projects and have become a model of industrial efficiency, productivity, and quality. Today, Indiana continues to maintain its position as the largest producer of steel in the United States.
Steel is one of North America's most recycled material, and Indiana steel companies are at the forefront of environmental progress. In the last 30 years, the industry's discharges of air and water pollutants have been reduced by 45 percent.