News and Media

    01 | 03 | 18
    Copper and the Home 2018 Design Competition
    Design and manufacture
    The 2018 edition of the international Copper and the Home design competition is now open for entries.
    23 | 01 | 18
    The 100th Copper in Design Newsletter Now Available
    Interior design, Art
    art, design
    The 100th Copper in Design Newsletter from European Copper Institute is out, packed with the latest and greatest uses of copper and its alloys in architecture and design.
    27 | 11 | 17
    Copper in Architecture Awards Winner Announced
    The results of the 2017 European Copper in Architecture Awards 18 have been announced.
    04 | 07 | 17
    Revised Installation Tips Now Available for Professional and Student Plumbers
    Pipe systems
    Recently revised and up-to-date on the latest Standards and practices, Installation Tips is a free reference book for plumbers.
    07 | 06 | 17
    Look Inside the Copper in Architecture Awards Judging
    Eight diverse projects from across Europe have been shortlisted for the 2017 European Copper in Architecture Awards. This article gives a preview of the shortlist and a glimpse inside the judging process.
    19 | 01 | 17
    Author of Antimicrobial Resistance Report Recognises Copper's Contribution to Global Health
    Leading economist Jim O’Neill recognised the use of antimicrobial copper touch surfaces to help prevent the spread of bacteria in healthcare facilities in an article written for The Guardian.
    09 | 01 | 17
    Copper—Why We Love It
    Interior design
    An article by Copper Development Association in design magazine INEX discusses our long-standing love affair with the red metal, and how it has become a hot new design trend.
    31 | 05 | 16
    Revised British Standard for Copper and Copper Alloys
    A new edition of EN 12449 provides information on the composition, properties, dimensions and tolerances for copper and copper alloy tube.
    15 | 01 | 16
    Unusual Uses for Copper Ball Chain
    Interior design
    Some surprising uses for copper bead chain in interior design and hygienic applications.
    21 | 12 | 15
    Timeline Quiz
    Test your historical copper knowledge with the new Timeline Quiz.
    16 | 11 | 15
    Our Metals Future: Providing the European Metals Industry’s Sustainability Vision for 2050
    Energy and renewables
    EU, sustainability , policy
    The EU is committed to cutting at least 80% of Europe’s carbon emissions by 2050, and the European metals industry is committed to help.
    09 | 09 | 15
    Copper: The Metal of Civilisation
    Do you know when the first mobile phone was demonstrated, how copper alloys helped solve the problem of longitude or what copper's role was in the first battery? Find out with a new poster!
    02 | 09 | 15
    Discover More About Copper
    Electrical systems
    The Copper Academy provides a series of educational webinars to improve your knowledge of copper and help you become a better student, researcher, teacher or industry professional.
    01 | 09 | 15
    Copper in Electrical Contacts
    Electrical systems
    A new publication discusses the nature of the electrical contact and material properties required for contacts in various applications.
    17 | 08 | 15
    Antimicrobial Copper Features in RIBA Core Curriculum: Being Safe
    Architecture, Healthcare
    The Antimicrobial Copper CPD has been featured in RIBA's core curriculum.
    14 | 08 | 15
    Anthony Lea Appointed President of the International Copper Association
    The International Copper Association has appointed Anthony Lea as its new president.
    23 | 07 | 15
    Call for A New Energy Market Design for an Energy Union that Delivers on Demand Side Flexibility and Efficiency First
    Economy, energy efficiency, EU, policy, regulation
    European Copper Institute joins the call for a new energy market design.
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