Copper: Food Supply

Copper Helps a Better Catch

Copper alloy mesh aquaculture nets improve the sanitary conditions, productivity and sustainability operations of fish farming.

The global population continues to grow rapidly, which has increased the demand for protein, especially fish. However, 75% of the world’s fisheries are already fully exploited.

Copper alloy nets help improve fish harvesting and increase the world’s food supply. They improve the harvest by collecting healthier fish in larger amounts at a lower cost.

When aquaculture nets and pens are made from copper, they can be recycled again and again. Reducing their environmental impact.

Did you know that these nets are being used all over the world to catch healthy fish? Find out how your fish is caught here.

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