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Copper - Wikipedia

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Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from Latin: cuprum) and atomic number 29. ..... Natural bronze, a type of copper made from ores rich in silicon, arsenic, and (rarely) tin, came into gen...

How copper is made - material, used, processing, steps, product ...

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Copper is one of the basic chemical elements. In its nearly pure state, copper is a reddish-orange metal known for its high thermal and electrical conductivity.

Copper Production - How Is Copper Made? - The Balance

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Jul 31, 2015 ... Copper is typically extracted from oxide and sulfide ores that contain between 0.5 and 2.0 percent copper. The refining techniques employed by ...

Copper - Element information, properties and uses | Periodic Table

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Element Copper (Cu), Group 11, Atomic Number 29, d-block, Mass 63.546. Sources, facts, uses, scarcity (SRI), podcasts, alchemical symbols, videos and ...

Chemistry for Kids: Elements - Copper - Ducksters

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We often think of the U.S. penny as being made of copper. This is true for pennies made before 1982 when they were 95% copper and 5% zinc. Since 1982 ...

Copper properties and uses. Introduction. - School Science

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However, it also means that it is well suited to decorative use. Jewellery, statues and parts of buildings can be made from copper, brass or bronze and remain ...

What is Copper? - Elements - Quatr.us

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Oct 17, 2016 ... October 2016 - Copper is a kind of atom that has only one electron in the outermost ring. Copper is a fairly heavy atom, that can only be made ...

Copper: introduction to the chemical element - Explain that Stuff

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Jun 21, 2016 ... Copper made this way is 99.9 percent pure—and it needs to be, because even slight amounts of impurities reduce its ability to conduct ...

Copper Facts - Copper Development Association

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Because of its ease of manufacture, machining and corrosion resistance, brass became the standard alloy from which were made all accurate instruments such ...

Innovations: How Do They Do That? How Copper is Made

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Copper ore, in concentrations ranging from 0.29 percent to ten times that amount, is mined from open pit or underground mines.

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Facts About Copper - Live Science

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Oct 6, 2014 ... Properties, sources and uses of the element copper. ... The U.S. penny was originally made of pure copper (nowadays, it is 97.5 percent zinc ...

It's Elemental - The Element Copper

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Since it resists corrosion from the air, moisture and seawater, copper has been widely used in coins. Although once made nearly entirely from copper, American  ...

Copper - The Essential Chemical Industry

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In the UK, copper is mainly used to make semi-finished products (called semis) which are made from the refined metal, either as pure copper or as copper alloys.