forklift ASARCO offers refine copper in a wide variety of shapes and sizes

Asarco’s Amarillo Copper Refinery’s Management/Quality Systems is ISO 9001:2000 certified. Asarco’s copper production is monitored and controlled, assuring compliance with the world’s highest production standards. Asarco’s systems are calibrated, controlled, and documented to affirm top quality performance and product. Copper refined at the Company’s Amarillo Copper Refinery is identified by the “ATR” brand and includes these shapes:


“RAY” brand electrowon cathodes from Asarco are produced at the Company’s solvent extraction/
electrowinning (SX/EW) refinery in Arizona. Asarco also produces SX/EW cathodes at its Silver Bell mine in Arizona.

Standard grades, uniform high quality

The high-quality, electrolytic tough pitch (ETP) copper cathode and rod produced by Asarco meets or exceeds the chemical analysis specified by the American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM). So, too, does the Company’s ETP copper cake. Available shapes, sizes and weights are shown in the accompanying table.