Antimicrobial copper: the germ-fighting metal

An infographic produced by a Canadian metals company is spreading the word about the antimicrobial properties of copper, and its unique benefits to the healthcare sector.

Titled ‘Antimicrobial Copper: The Germ-Fighting Metal’, the infographic explores copper’s expanding role in healthcare settings, and takes a look at the impact that copper surfaces can have on reducing infection rates of conditions including staphylococcus aureus and E. coli.

It also shows the process of how copper fights and breaks down germs, along with its impact on the COVID-19 virus.

Learn more about the antimicrobial properties of copper below.

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