Copper Alloy

Some articles on copper, copper alloys, copper alloy, alloy:

Types of Contamination Control
... Copper-alloy surfaces have intrinsic properties which effectively and quickly destroy microbes and they are being installed in healthcare facilities and in a subway transit system as a protective public health ... (EPA) has approved the registration of 355 different antibacterial copper alloys that kill E ... that when cleaned regularly, these copper alloy surfaces Continuously reduce bacterial contamination, achieving 99.9% reduction within two hours of exposure Kill greater than 99.9% of Gram-negative ...
Copper - Applications - Antimicrobial Applications
... have been conducted in the past 10 years regarding copper’s efficacy to destroy a wide range of bacteria, as well as influenza A virus, adenovirus, and fungi ... Copper-alloy touch surfaces have natural intrinsic properties to destroy a wide range of microorganisms (e.g ... Some 355 copper alloys were proven to kill more than 99.9% of disease-causing bacteria within just two hours when cleaned regularly ...
Stopping Power - Dynamics of Bullets
... ogive designed meplat and hard, solid copper alloy material will crush only the tissue directly in front of the bullet ... with a two diameter, hollow point ogive designed meplat and low-antimony lead-alloy core with a thin gilding metal jacket material will crush tissue in front and to the sides as the ... for hardness gilding metal jacket which is a copper alloy of nickel and zinc to promote higher velocities pure copper copper alloy of bronze with tungsten steel alloy inserts to promote weight ...

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