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