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ECI Annual Report 2008

2009 was a difficult year for the copper industry value chain in Europe. The global financial crisis, which resulted in a severe tightening of credit and reprioritised public sector spending, led to dramatic declines in housing starts, lower industry investment and a reduction in the sales of consumer goods, such as cars and electrical products.

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Copper is...

Copper is essential for modern living. It delivers electricity and clean water into our homes and cities and makes an important contribution to sustainable development. More than that, it is essential for life itself.

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Copper Voluntary Risk Assessment

Pioneering Industry/Member State Partnership Approach to the Duty of Care

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Copper Wire Newsletter Autumn 2011: Resource security

Securing the competitiveness of theEuropean copper industry

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Copper Wire Newsletter Autumn 2012: Copper and Electrical Safety

Copper industry supports electricalsafety

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Copper Wire Newsletter Spring 2011: Energy Efficiency

Copper at the heart of SustainableEnergy

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Copper Wire Newsletter Spring 2012: Life Cycle Assessment

Understanding copper’scontributions to sustainability

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Copper Wire Newsletter Summer 2011: Infection Control & Prevention

Copper: Improving health and combating infections

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Copper Wire Newsletter Summer 2012 : Energy Efficiency

Copper and energy efficiency

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Copper-Zinc Alloys for use in Marine Aquaculture

Copper-zinc Ultra Resistant (UR) properties make it an ideal choice for aquaculture cages. Upon prolonged exposure to seawater, it forms an adherent protective oxide layer that helps increase water flow.

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ETS allowances – Cross-sectoral reduction factor (CSRF) : Europe needs an industrial vision, not another burden

Eurometaux, September 2013

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ETS reform proposals: a missed opportunity for effective compensation of indirect costs

Eurometaux, July 2015

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