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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Copper

Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from Latin: cuprum) and atomic number 29. ... In humans, copper is found mainly in the liver, muscle, and bone. .... Copper can also be recovered through the in-situ leach process. Several sites in ...

www.copper.org/education/Kids/copperandkids_wheredoescopper.html

Copper is found in many parts of the world. It usually comes from copper ore, but small amounts are occasionally found ("native copper") in distorted cubic crystal ...

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It is both ductile and malleable, meaning it can respectively conform to various ... Although native copper is somewhat rare, large amounts are found by the Great ...

www.farmerscopper.com/blog/where-does-copper-come-from

Copper is found in many parts of the world. It usually comes from copper ore, but small amounts are occasionally found (“native copper”) in distorted cubic crystal ...

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Copper is an unreactive metal - it reacts only slowly with the atmosphere. This means that huge lumps of copper metal are found buried in the ground as nuggets ...

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Copper found in the free metallic state in nature is called "native copper. ... Ores containing as little as .15% copper can be mined profitably in open-pit mining, ...

www.quora.com/Where-can-copper-be-found-in-nature

Metallic (elemental) copper is a metal that has been found in substantial deposits in the ground. People learned to work copper early because of the ...

www.reference.com/science/copper-found-earth-28834aba02650ec6

Copper, the oldest metal known to human beings, is found in ore deposits throughout the world, with the largest production occurring in Chile and the United ...

iscrapapp.com/blog/7-most-common-places-to-find-scrap-copper-wire

Oct 4, 2016 ... Common places to find scrap copper wire can be closer than you think. ... The smaller transformers that can be found on the wires too can be ...

www.mining-technology.com/features/feature-the-10-biggest-copper-mines-in-the-world

Nov 5, 2013 ... Chile, the world's largest copper producing country, hosts six of the 10 largest copper mines in the world, while the remaining four are located in ...