Category: Copper

How Long Does COVID-19 Live on Copper Surfaces?

By now most of us are aware that the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (more widely referred to as COVID-19) can be transmissible from an infected person through droplets not only in the air, but on surfaces as well.

How Does Copper Kill Bacteria?

Copper is known to have many benefits; notable physical properties of copper are its ductility and toughness.

Understanding Copper Alloys

As copper alloys were developed, the Copper Development Association (CDA) established a numbering system based on the composition of each alloy.

Video Blog: The Difference Between Copper, Brass and Bronze

While these three "red metals" may look similar, they are actually quite different.

Which Metals Conduct Heat Best?

Thermal conductivity measures the ability of a metal to conduct heat.

Which Metals Are Magnetic?

Magnets were first discovered by ancient civilizations going back 2,500 years, and by the 12th and 13th centuries AD, magnetic compasses were commonly used for navigation in China and Europe.

Which Metals Conduct Electricity? (Video Update)

What is Electrical Conductivity? Electrical conductivity is the measured amount of current generation created on a metal target’s surface.

Difference Between Copper, Brass and Bronze

Copper, Brass and Bronze, otherwise known as the "Red Metals", may look the same initially but are actually quite different.