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2014-07-22 12:22:56

PITTSBURGH, July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hussey Copper, a leader in copper manufacturing and maker of MD-Cu(29) antimicrobial copper announces Pullman Regional Hospital's conversion of more than 1,100 touch points to the first EPA-registered antimicrobial solid touch surface, at a nominal cost. This reasonably priced surface kills greater than 99.9% of MRSA, E-coli and other bacteria within 2 hours of exposure(1) and will aid the hospital in protecting against bacteria and...

2014-07-18 23:03:04

The industry has grown during the past five years, though weakening demand from China is anticipated to constrain revenue. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has added a report on the Copper, Nickel, Lead & Zinc Mining in Canada industry to its growing industry report collection. New York, NY (PRWEB) July 18, 2014 The Copper, Nickel, Lead and Zinc Mining industry is heavily reliant on the market prices of the metals it produces. Canada is the ninth-largest producer of...

2014-07-10 12:26:36

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Global Copper Pipe and Tube Market to 2018 - Market Size, Top 10 Countries, Trends, and Forecastshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2192400/Global-Copper-Pipe-and-Tube-Market-to-2018---Market-Size-Top-10-Countries-Trends-and-Forecasts.html This industry data report package offers the most up-to-date market data on the actual market situation, trends, and future outlook for copper pipes and...

2014-07-10 12:22:54

LONDON, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Copper Wire Markets in the World to 2018 - Market Size, Trends, and Forecastshttps://www.reportbuyer.com/product/2192396/Copper-Wire-Markets-in-the-World-to-2018---Market-Size-Trends-and-Forecasts.html The expansion of the global copper wire industry is forecast to reach 7.6% p.a. in the coming years. Between 2007 and 2013 the market decreased with an average annual decline of -0.7%....

2014-07-10 08:22:14

Second quarter production of 27,700 tonnes of copper VANCOUVER, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Capstone Mining Corp. ("Capstone") (TSX: CS) today announced operating results for the three and six months ending June 30, 2014 of its three operating mines: Pinto Valley, Cozamin and Minto. Combined production totalled 27,700 and 55,300 tonnes of copper (in concentrates and cathode) in the second quarter and year-to-date periods, respectively, with additional by-products of zinc,...

2014-07-07 08:22:06

TORONTO, July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Duluth Metals Limited ("Duluth", "Duluth Metals") (TSX: DM) (TSX:DM.U) is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors initiated a process to review potential strategic alternatives. Duluth Metals has asked Barclays, its financial advisor, to advise and assist with the thorough evaluation of its strategic alternatives. Christopher Dundas, Executive Chairman of Duluth Metals Limited, noted "We are pleased to enlist the Barclays global mining...

2014-06-24 12:30:18

TORONTO, June 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Wallbridge Mining Company Limited (TSX: WM, FWB: WC7) ("Wallbridge") today announced that it is accelerating its exploration program on the Wisner joint venture properties in response to new mineralization being identified in all five target areas investigated so far this year. Highlights: -- All nine drill holes in the new Twisted Wrench target area intersected weak Cu mineralization; -- Additional copper...

2014-06-23 20:20:31

DANYANG, China, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On June 17, 2014, Lihua International, Inc. (the "Company"), received a letter from The NASDAQ Stock Market LLC ("Nasdaq"), which stated that the Nasdaq Staff has determined to delist the Company's securities pursuant to its discretionary authority under Listing Rule 5101. The Nasdaq Staff cited a number of reasons for their decision, including: 1) public interest concerns associated with the allegations against the Company's former CEO...

2014-06-20 08:20:53

Web Site: www.CuMtn.com TSX: CUM VANCOUVER, June 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - As required by the Toronto Stock Exchange, the following sets forth the voting at the Annual and Special General Meeting of the Shareholders of Copper Mountain Mining Corporation (TSX: CUM) (the "Company" or "Copper Mountain") held on June 17, 2014 in Vancouver, British Columbia on the election of directors. A total of approximately 51,795,481 common shares (43.60% of the outstanding common shares) were...

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2014-06-18 12:32:54

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Copper used in brass doorknobs and faucet handles has an antimicrobial effect, but when the hands touching these objects are sweaty – the effect can be mitigated, according to a new study in the journal Applied Surface Science. "The antimicrobial effect of copper has been known for hundreds of years,” said study author John Bond, a forensic scientist from the University of Leicester, in a recent statement. “It is thought to occur...


Latest Copper Reference Libraries

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2007-03-19 16:03:59

The Broad-banded Copperhead, Agkistrodon contortrix laticinctus, is a subspecies of North American copperhead snake found in the southern United States. It can be found from Kansas through Oklahoma and throughout central Texas. It prefers lightly wooded habitats, typically with a good amount of ground debris for cover, not far from a permanent water source. They typically avoid regions with a significant population of humans. This snake is typically light tan in color, with darker brown,...

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2005-06-22 14:46:04

The Cottonmouth, or water moccasin (Agkistrodon piscivorous), is a venomous snake which is closely related to the copperhead. It is a pit viper, with a heat-sensing organ in its nose that allows it to locate warm blooded prey. The cottonmouth is a very aggressive snake, and, unlike most snakes (including the copperhead) when startled the cottonmouth will stand its ground and open its mouth ("gape" or "smile"). Water moccasins have been known to actually approach and attack intruders. The bite...

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2005-06-14 12:40:45

The American copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix) is a species of venomous viper native to eastern North America. Mature copperheads have a beautiful coppery colored head and neck. They tend to be smallish snakes, generally about 1.5 ft long (50 cm), but specimens up to 3 ft long (1 m) have been encountered. The body is thin by pit viper standards. There are four clearly defined subspecies. The Northern copperhead (Agkistrodon contortrix mokasen) is found throughout the northeastern United...

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2005-05-26 12:12:27

Aurichalcite is a mineral, usually found as a secondary mineral in copper and zinc deposits. Its chemical formula is (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6. The name probably originates from the Greek oreichalchos meaning "mountain copper".

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2005-05-26 12:11:19

Azurite is a carbonate mineral with chemical composition Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2, (copper carbonate hydroxide). Azurite is often found in association with the green mineral malachite as a result of the weathering and oxidation of copper sulfide minerals. The name azurite comes from the Arabic word for blue. Azurite is used in jewelry and also collected as a beautiful mineral specimen. Use as a pigment Azurite has been used as a blue mineral pigment for centuries. It was formerly known as...

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