Handbook of Flotation Reagents Chemistry, Theory and Practice Flotation of Sulfide Ores by Srdjan M. Bulatovic ISBN 0444530290 Publisher Elsevier Science amp; Technology Books Pub. Date April 2007
copper mining flow sheet flotation lime amjstationery. Flotation and Recovery Processes Graymont. Lime in flotation and recovery processes. Both quicklime and hydrated lime are widely used in the flotation or recovery of non ferrous metals, including copper, zinc, nickel, and lead bearing ores.
Oct 25, 20180183;32;With decreasing ore grades, the tailings of mining operations are becoming of increasing interest as metal containing secondary raw materials. The objective of the current work was to investigate chloride leaching of gold, copper, cobalt, nickel, and zinc present in the flotation tailings.
The presence of clay adversely affects the floatability of copper and molybdenum during processing porphyry copper/molybdenum ores. In addition, reagent consumptions are much higher than when
(b) Reference microscopic view of chalcopyrite. Figure 4.6 Pieces of crushed bulk feed ore. 26 4.2 Flotation Results of Copper, Zinc, and Arsenic 4.2.1 Copper Flotation Fig. 4.7 shows copper flotation. The colour of the froth during copper flotation was observed to be greyish.
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Copper is usually found in nature in association with sulfur. Pure copper metal is generally produced from a multistage process, beginning with the mining and concentrating of low grade ores containing copper sulfide minerals, and followed by smelting and electrolytic refining to produce a pure copper
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Froth flotation is a process for selectively separating hydrophobic materials from hydrophilic.This is used in mineral processing, paper recycling and waste water treatment industries. Historically this was first used in the mining industry, where it was one of the great enabling technologies of the 20th century.
The existing operation uses a concentrator, smelter and refinery to produce high quality copper cathode, gold and silver. producing a copper rich flotation table 2.5 Olympic dam energy consumption by source in 2007 Energy source usage1 Electricity (MWh) 866,890 Diesel (L) 25,131,540
publications by Goulsbra et al. (2003) and Benson et al. (2007). Ore is processed through both trains in a variety of configurations. The predominant configuration is sequential flotation, where copper bearing minerals are recovered to a saleable copper concentrate, followed by re activation and flotation of
Metallurgical ContentA Copper Flotation FlowsheetCOPPER MININGCRUSHING COPPER ORECOPPER ORE STORAGEGRINDING COPPER ORECOPPER FLOTATION CIRCUITCOPPER THICKENING AND FILTERINGPROCESS CONTROLSCopper Flotation Process SummaryFlotation of Copper Ores Although basic porphyry copper flotation and metallurgy has remained virtually the same
Pyrite depression by dextrin in flotation with xanthates . of carbonaceous pyrite in copper flotation, depression of lead in lead copper bulk separation (Bulatovic, 2007) and depression of hematite and apatite in their reverse flotation against siliceous minerals (Lin and Burdick, 1988).
In copper gold flotation plants, pyrite which is depressed in copper flotation is often floated subsequently with the addition of sodium sulfide (Na 2 S) to recover the associated gold. For the first time, this study investigated the role of Na 2 S responsible for the flotation of pyrite depressed in chalcopyrite flotation through flotation tests and Cyro XPS (X ray photoelectron spectroscopy
Vol. 4, No. 2. A New Application For Flotation Of Oxidized Copper Ore 69 RESULTS AND DISCUSSION The Flotation of Oxidized Copper Ore This study was carried out under the conditions indicated in table 1.
Typical lead copper zinc sulphide minerals were found hard to be separated selectively by froth flotation in the plant practice operation due to part of sphalerite was progressively entrapped into lead copper bulk flotation. A series of de zincing on lead copper flotation tests has been conducted in the laboratory to reduce unwanted zinc content.
average 2007 metallurgical performance shows considerable copper values in the concentrator final tailings stream, as shown in Figure 4. Figure 4Robinson Concentrator 2007 Flotation Material Balance In an effort to determine how much of the contained copper in the final tailings was
Figure 1 The flotation system includes many interrelated components, and changes in one area will produce compensating effects in other areas (Klimpel, 1995) Froth flotation is a good example of an engineering system, in that the various important parameters are highly inter related, as
The copper minerals and waste rock are separated at the mill using froth flotation. The copper ore slurry from the grinding mills is mixed with milk of lime (simply water and ground up limestone) to give a basic pH, pine oil (yes, it comes from trees a by product of paper mills) to make bubbles, an alcohol to strengthen the bubbles, and a
A new reagent system, developed by Versitech, Inc., with assistance from DOE's Inventions and Innovation Program, recovers copper minerals at a much lower pH than conventional reagents and avoids floating pyrite. The process reduces or even eliminates both the lime used in copper flotation and the accompanying carbon dioxide.
Flotation of copper at different pH is associated with the type of frother used. With certain frothers, copper recovery can be significantly increased at a lower pH range while some frothers need a higher pH to keep a more lasting frothing power. According to recent studies (Srdjan 2007), the stability of the froth may be more
The Jameson Cell is a high intensity froth flotation cell that was invented by Laureate Professor Graeme Jameson of the University of Newcastle (Australia) and developed in conjunction with Mount Isa Mines Limited (quot;MIMquot;, a subsidiary of MIM Holdings Limited and now part of
The barren rock, or gangue has to be separated from the sulfide minerals in order to smelt the metallic copper from the ore. By far the greatest proportion of copper is extracted from the sulfides of copper, iron and sometimes other metals. Such ores originate from sulfur bearing volcanic magmas, which have separated into metal sulfides and siliceous melts.
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and commissioned in November 2008. During the initial stages of sulphide operation, high copper (Cu) low zinc (Zn) ore was fed to the plant. Marketable copper concentrate at 91 95% recovery was produced utilizing a high pH bulk sulphide rougher flotation and 2 cleaning stages. Because of increased levels of Zn
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