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Copper Fact Sheet | A Versatile Metal

Copper Fact Sheet | A Versatile Metal

What is Copper? Copper is a chemical element, represented by the symbol Cu, and atomic number 29. It is soft, malleable1 and ductile2 with very high thermal conductivity3 . It is quite easily recognisable, being dark pink / golden in colour. At room temperature,...
The Various Types of Metal

The Various Types of Metal

On any given day, you are exposed to multiple forms of Metal. From the pipes in your home, to the jewellery you wear and the bridges you drive on, metal plays a large part in your life, every single day. Some common types of metal;  Aluminium:  Aluminium or Aluminum...