Latest Press Releases
8 Building Projects Receive Copper Architecture Award
The Copper Development Association (CDA) awarded eight, innovative copper building projects in the United States and Canada as part of its annual North American Copper in Architecture (NACIA) awards program. With a newfound consideration for healthy design in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, designers are turning to the timeless metal for its sustainable and antimicrobial properties.
CDA’s Kireta to Chair ASTM Board of Directors in 2020
Andrew Kireta, Jr., vice president of market development for the Copper Development Association Inc. (CDA), is serving as 2020 chair of ASTM International, a leading developer and publisher of standards for the construction, aerospace, plastics, petroleum, and dozens of other industries.
Latest CDA Public Statements
The ABCs of HPDs: Increasing Transparency Around Copper’s Contributions to the Built Environment
Copper has always played an important role in sustainable buildings given its durability, recyclability and superior electrical conductivity. Now, through third-party-verified Health Product Declarations® (HPDs), CDA and its members are also providing transparent reporting of material ingredients and associated hazards for nine common, copper-based, building construction products.
North American Copper Industry Supports Governors’ Investments in Energy Modernization
The Copper Development Association (CDA) applauds the National Governors Association (NGA) on its recently announced partnership with four states on electric grid modernization. The NGA will work with teams designated by each governor to evaluate updates to their state’s infrastructure. After a competitive application process, NGA – together with the US Department of Energy (DOE) – will work with partners from Maryland, New Jersey, New Mexico, and Rhode Island.
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CITA: Issue #122
Learn about the rich copper history of PA German settlers, view works by Ronald Stauffer, Robin Tost, Ruth Asawa and more.
CITA: Issue #121
Get an inside look at the handcrafted kitchen copperware of Sara Dahmen, view works by Kenoka Wagner, Pat Musick, the Flying House Sculpture Exhibit and more.
CITA: Issue #120
Get an inside look at the work and lives of iconic bronze sculptors and jewelry makers, including Nancy Schön, Élan Young, Chris Navarro, J. Anne Butler, Wangechi Mutu, and more.