Talk:Antimicrobial properties of copper
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Property used in ancient India and even today
This is not a new thing. Water was stored in copper vessels to disinfect it. Ancient Indians (at least) always drank water from gold, silver and copper/brass/bronze containers and ate food in silver, brass plates.-184.108.40.206 (talk) 16:34, 21 March 2012 (UTC)
Why no mention of pertinent descriptive technical term?
This whole article is essentially about one well-studied case of oligodynamism, which has a page at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Oligodynamic_effect. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 220.127.116.11 (talk) 17:02, 13 August 2013 (UTC)