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Wire of copper (expired 2017-12-01; being updated)

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This document provides Product Category Rules (PCR) for the assessment of the
environmental performance of UN CPC 41513 Wire of copper and the declaration of this performance by an EPD.

This PCR is intended to cover the production of copper drawing stock of diameter from ¼ to 13/8 in. (6.4 to 35 mm) produced from electrolytic tough pitch copper UNS C11000, and oxygen-free copper UNS C10100 and UNS C10200.

The following PCRs do also apply to copper:

  • Copper cathodes
  • Copper, ore and concentrates

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Name: Wire of copper (expired 2017-12-01; being updated)
CPC Code(s):41513 Wire of copper
Approval date: 2012-12-07
Registration No: 2012:15
Valid until: 2017-12-07
GPI version: General Programme Instructions 2 (2013-)
Based on: Basic Module: Basic metals
Related PCR(s): Copper cathode Grade A (expired 2017-12-10; being updated)
Copper, ores and concentrates (expired 2017-12-10; being updated)
Contributor(s): University of Concepción, Chile
Valid location(s): Global
Prepared by: Research Center for Mining and Metallurgy (CIMM)
PCR moderator(s): Claudia Peña 

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