Nature's Plus Copper 3 mg. - 90 Tablets Nature's Plus Copper delivers 3 mg of the essential mineral, which is needed for the creation of red blood cells, for connective tissue and nerve fibers. Nature's Plus Copper is manufactured with the Biotron process of amino acid chelation. Many people are aware that their regular diet does not consistently supply enough of the food-based nutrients their bodies need. Nature's Plus offers a wide array of vitamin and mineral supplements which can effectively fill many of those nutritional gaps. Free from artificial colors and preservatives CopperCopper is an essential trace element present in the diet and in the human body. It is needed to absorb and utilize iron. It is also part of the antioxidantenzyme, superoxide dismutase (SOD). Copper is needed to make adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the energy the body runs on. Synthesis of some hormones requires copper, as does the synthesis of collagen (the glue that holds connective tissue together). In addition, the enzyme, tyrosinase, which plays a role in the production of skin pigment, requires copper to function. Where is it found The best source of copper is oysters. Nuts, dried legumes, cereals, potatoes, vegetables, and meat also contain copper. About Nature's PlusNature's Plus has been considered the gold standard in Natural Vitamins and Nutritional Supplements for over 40 years. The BeginningIn the early 1970s, when Gerald Kessler founded Nature's Plus, he had a clear vision of the kind of products he wanted to produce. Carefully studying the natural vitamin market, he observed that consumers were seeking energy and an enhanced quality of life from their vitamins. He knew that only a supplement made with superior ingredients and the highest standards of manufacturing could result in exceptional products with the energy-releasing results consumers demanded.