DPIIT Notifies Quality Control Orders For ‘Copper Products’

  • By Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce & Industry.
  • Consultation with the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) and stakeholders.
  • It includes 9 standards of Copper Products.
  • Copper is a soft and malleable metal that is used in: electrical wires and cables for its conductivity, plumbing, industrial machinery and construction materials for its durability, machinability, corrosion resistance, and ability to be east with high precision.
  • Copper and its alloys are used in power generation, power transmission, telecommunications, electrical circuits, and several appliances.
  • Copper products need to be of the best quality, and its purity must not be compromised at any cost. 
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