Our numbers tell a powerful story

If a picture is worth a thousand words, these charts and graphs speak volumes about the sustainability of Nucor’s mini mill network.

  • 118

    NUCOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONALS COMPLETED OVER 9,525 ENVIRONMENTAL COMPLIANCE TASKS IN 2013

  • $65

    MILLION


    AMOUNT NUCOR APPROVED FOR CAPITAL EXPENDITURES ASSOCIATED WITH ENVIRONMENTAL REGULATION COMPLIANCE AT OUR FACILITIES IN 2013

  • energy
    consumption

    MBTU PER TON

    4.26

  • 100%


    PROCESS WATER RECYCLED MULTIPLE TIMES (NUCOR DOES NOT HAVE ONCE-THROUGH COOLING SYSTEMS)

  • 2013 TOTAL MATERIAL MELTED

    million tons
    SCRAP

    19.2

    IRON

    4.2