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  • Copper in Antifoulings

    This article gives an updated overview of the use of copper in antifouling paints. In the first part, the worldwide regulatory status is summarized, for both commercial vessels and pleasure craft, based on the results from the detailed scrutiny of copper that has been undertaken by regula- tors in recent years in countries such as the United States, Australia, New Zealand and the EU.

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  • Copper in Aquaculture

    Discussion on Copper in the Aquaculture Environment, Total versus Bioavailable.

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  • Deriving Safe Levels of Copper

    The multiple uses of copper and copper compounds necessitate an assessment of risks from exposures to the marine compartments. The sediment compartment is the sink for much of the copper released into the aquatic environment, therefore realistic safe levels are required for the purposes of Risk Assessment.​

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  • Marine Paint Friend or Foe

    May 01, 2015 10:06 AM

    A number of studies were reviewed that investigate copper concentration in ocean water, sediments and organisms.

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  • Copper in the Ocean Environment

    May 01, 2015 09:51 AM

    A number of studies were reviewed that investigate copper concentrations in ocean water, sediments and organisms. The purpose of reviewing the studies was to compare natural versus anthropogenic copper concentrations. It was found that large variations in concentrations do occur in ocean water, sediments and organisms due to both naturally occurring and anthropogenic copper.

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  • ICA Copper in the Environment

    May 01, 2015 09:41 AM

    Copper is a natural element – a metal that has been one of mankind’s most useful and valuable materials since time immemorial. It is represented by the chemical symbol Cu and the atomic number 29.

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  • IPPIC Marine Antifouling Coatings Task Force Position paper on Invasive Species and Biofouling

    Colonization of invasive species in marine waters and their detrimental effects to valuable ecosystems and resources has raised concerns about the migration of non-indigenous species between bio-regions. ​

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  • Study Shows The Safety of Copper Antifouling Even in Large Crowded Marina

    May 01, 2015 09:20 AM

    Copper Bioavailability and Toxicity to Mytilus galloprovincialis in Shelter Island Yacht Basin, San Diego, CA

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  • Naval Architecture Letter - Copper Status

    May 01, 2015 09:18 AM

    Letters to the Editor

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