International EUROSLAG conferences

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The 6th European Slag Conference

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The 5th European Slag Conference

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The 8th European Slag Conference




th European Slag Conference


The 8th European Slag Conference took place from October, 21st to 23rd, 2015 in Linz, Austria.

More than 40 presentations concerning slag production, processing and application were given to

about 240 participants from European countries and from overseas. High interest also was given

to the round table discussion with participants from authorities, producer, user and environmental

association which showed the actual difficulties of slag use in Austria.


The purpose of the 8th European Slag Conference was the exchange of knowledge related to

technical, application, environmental and legal purposes for all kinds of metallurgical slag. In

addition to the papers a technical visit was organized to the slag handling facilities of voestalpine in Linz.