Where is it Commonly Found?Piping, flashing, asphalt roofing, electrical devices, and decorative finishes
What are its known health effects?
What are its suspected health effects?
Stainless steel, galvanized steel, and paint finishes for flashing.
Additional Regulatory Information
Palo Alto, California prohibited copper roofing materials in January 2003.
Does it Correspond With Any Green Building Credits?Green Guide for Health care - MR Credit 6: Copper Reduction
How is it Categorized?
What is its Origin?Palo Alto, California prohibited copper roofing materials in January 2003.
Copper is a chemical element (symbol Cu) that is a ductile metal with excellent electrical conductivity.
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