Notice of Incident

At approximately 11:00 a.m. we experienced a failure of our fume collection system while casting iron at the No. 4 Blast Furnace. The incident resulted in a visible emission. The emission would have been comprised of nitrogen, carbon monoxide, carbon dioxide, hydrogen, Sulphur dioxide and iron oxide.

The Ontario Ministry of Environment, Parks and Conservation’s Spills Action Centre has been alerted and our teams are investigating.

About ArcelorMittal Dofasco

About ArcelorMittal Dofasco ArcelorMittal Dofasco is Canada’s largest producer of flat carbon steel and is part of the world’s largest steel and mining company. Headquartered in Hamilton, ON, our more than 5,000 employees are dedicated to being world class as we strive to transform tomorrow with lighter, stronger and more sustainable steel. For us, steel is the fabric of life, as it is at the heart of the modern world. ArcelorMittal has a presence in more than 60 countries and an industrial footprint in over 20 countries. Guided by a philosophy to produce safe, sustainable steel, we are the leading supplier of quality steel in the major global steel markets including automotive, construction, household appliances and packaging, with world-class research and development and outstanding distribution networks. For more information about ArcelorMittal Dofasco, please visit: http://dofasco.arcelormittal.com/

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