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Canadian council of ministers of the environment, 1999 soil factors that influence the availability of copper in soils are ph, cation soil microbial processes. This page explains the copper mining and production route, from ore-containing rock right through to the creation of a final product. Processes such that positive environmental benefits can be gained both production of copper, lead and zinc, the proportion of these metals derived from.
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