Revere Copper

Antimicrobial

Copper surfaces offer an effective means to reduce the public’s exposure to health threats.

Antimicrobial Copper Revere Facility handrail

The antimicrobial effects of copper have been firmly established. From ancient times to today, copper has been known to combat many diseases. Copper alloy surfaces are recognized by EPA as a means to prevent the spread of viruses including the Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2, MRSA and VRE, Influenza, E. coli, S. aureus, streptococcus, and fungus.

Copper has been shown to be successful in:

  • Reducing bacteria and bio loads quickly and continuously
  • Effectiveness against some of the most virulent viruses
  • Sanitizing drinking water
  • Treatment of wounds and infection
  • Suppressing disease outbreaks