Doctor Copper: this Canadian mining company explains how the red metal fights COVID-19
The COVID-19 virus survives for less than four hours on copper surfaces, compared to up to three days on plastic and stainless steel.
BSc (Hons) in Mining Engineering, Queen's Univ.; MBA, Harvard. Formerly: resp. for CIBC's Global Mining Group; President, CIBC World Markets; led its Investment and Corporate Banking Div. and Asia-Pacific. Since 2005, President and CEO, Teck Resources; at Teck, launched the Copper & Health and Zinc & Health programmes, which has helped improve the health of more than 50 million children worldwide. Former Chair, Int'l Zinc Assoc.; led dev. and launch of Zinc Saves Kids campaign. Former Chair, BC Children's Hospital Foundation, Vancouver; served as Chair capital Campaign for BC Children. Board of Directors, Manulife Financial Corporation; Chair, Business Council of Canada; Former Chair, International Council on Mining and Metals; Former Chair, Board of Governors Mining and Metals Group WEF; Former Chair, Governor-General's Canadian Leadership Conference 2017.