Copper Processing Ores Britannica
End use is where us, the consumer, comes into play. This will be our mobile phones, copper wiring, cars, building and construction applications and many, many more. If you are reading this you are likely using copper in some way. Sustainability is creating a circular economy where we can recycle copper once it has been used to the end. In fact, two-thirds of copper mined since 1900 is still in circulation today.