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Electric cars need four times as much copper as standard cars and at BHP we’re proud to be one of the largest producers of copper in the world.

Copper facts

Copper is found in almost all electronic devices.

Technology

Copper is found in almost all electronic devices.

Copper is found in homewares, plumbing, musical instruments and electric cars.

Versatility

Copper is found in homewares, plumbing, musical instruments and electric cars.

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Sustainability

Copper is 100% recyclable, retaining 95% of its original value.

Copper provided 5,700 jobs in Australia in 2016-2107.

Jobs

Copper provided 5,700 jobs in Australia in 2016-2017.

Meet the people who make it all possible.

Hear from Elle at our Olympic Dam operation in South Australia.

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