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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. It is a soft, malleable, and ductile metal with very high thermal and ...

Uses of Copper | Supply, Demand, Production, Resources

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Presently, copper is used in building construction, power generation and transmission, electronic product manufacturing, and the production of industrial ...

Copper Mineral | Uses and Properties - Geology.com

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Copper is an excellent conductor of electricity. Most copper mined today is used to conduct electricity - mostly as wiring. It is also an excellent conductor of heat ...

How Copper is Used - Minerals Downunder - Australian Mines Atlas

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Copper was the first metal to be used by humans. It was probably used by ' Neolithic man' to make tools as early as 7000 BC (9000 years ago). Copper weapons ...

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 ...

What is copper used for? | Reference.com

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Copper is used for rigid and flexible plumbing pipes and plumbing fixtures. Its ductility allows it to be pulled into many gauges of electrical wire. Its malleability ...

What Is Copper Used For? - The Balance

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Nov 20, 2016 ... From common household electrical wiring to boat propellers and photovoltaic cells, copper and its alloys are employed in a myriad of end-uses.

Uses of Copper | Uses Of

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Since it was first used in 8000 B.C, people have discovered different uses of copper. Tools made of this element helped advance civilization during the Stone.

Uses of Copper - Boliden.com

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Electric power and electronics, the basis of today's society, are founded on the excellent ability of copper to conduct electricity. Nearly half of all copper is used ...

Copper properties and uses. Copper in the home. - School Science

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Part of an interactive on-line booklet about the properties and uses of copper looking at its uses around the home.