IBMD is a profit centre and deals in a variety of by-products and scrap in the entire value chain of the steel company starting from Raw Materials right up to finished products. It handles more than 13 MnTPA with more than 25 products and 150+ SKUs in its portfolio.

With the objective of harnessing 'Value from Waste & By-Products', IBMD is committed to becoming a knowledge-driven business unit leveraging digital and innovation as the key pillars.

IBMD has also ventured into downstream value enhancement of its by-products, which serve as quality benchmarks in the industry. It offers immense opportunities to the customers and prospective entrepreneurs for business and collaboration.

Products and Services

Tata Steel offers a wide range of industrial by-products that serve as key raw materials to various industries:

  • Aluminium and copper
  • Coal tar
  • Coal washery products
  • Galvanised scrap
  • Granulated blast furnace slag
  • Ground granulated blast furnace slag (GGBS)
  • HR/CR scrap
  • Iron oxide
  • Lazy goods & miscellaneous items
  • LD slag
  • MRP scrap
  • Pooled iron
  • Sulphur
  • Zinc by-products


  • Operates on the 3R principle - Recover, Re-use and Re-cycle, thus contributing towards the Green journey of Tata Steel along with revenue generation.
  • Sold through direct selling with spot price and online auctions.

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