2016-2-11 The first pneumatic-flotation plant in this country was erected by me in February 1914 for the National Copper Company at Mullan, Idaho, a description of
Copper Flotation Mineral Processing & Metallurgy
2016-5-16 Flotation of Copper Ores In most plants engaged in the flotation of ores containing copper-bearing sulphide minerals with or without pyrite, pine oil is employed as a frother with one of the xanthates or aerofloat reagents or a combination of two or
(PDF) A Review of the Flotation of Copper Minerals
The recovery of these copper minerals by flotation or hydrometallurgy from ores, typically containing 0.5%TCu (open pit mines) and 1-2%TCu (underground mines) is of great
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Copper (or metal) recovery percentages of the flotation circuits of a copper mine/mill are extremely important. For example, it is estimated that for a plant processing 50,000 tonnes of ore containing 1% copper per day, increasing the copper recovery from 86 to 87% of that contained in the ore could increase revenues by approximately $4 million
Assessment of water quality effects on flotation of copper
2014-10-15 For each flotation test, one kg of the crushed ore has been subjected to wet grinding in ball mill for obtaining granulometry of d 80 of 74 μm and flotation pulp with specific gravity of 1200 g/L. The ore has been initially subjected to talc pre-flotation during 3 min followed by copper–cobalt
Application of the grade-recovery curve in the batch
2013-8-1 Industrial flotation data for Luanshya ores reported by Dell (1969). Download : Download full-size image; Fig. 10. Laboratory flotation data for Polish copper geological samples of sandstone ores showing region III of the grade-recovery curve with linear approximation of
(PDF) Flotation of an Oxidized Copper Sulfide Ore
2017-12-30 The copper-iron ore has grades of 0.58% Cu and 42.14% Fe in Anhui. According to test on raw ore, it has the characteristics of close intergrowth and fine
Flotation of mixed copper oxide and sulphide minerals with
2009-3-1 Flotation response for copper oxide composite using AM28 as the copper collector. Total AM28 and MIBC doses for both Tests A and B were 1200 g/t and 50 g/t, respectively. Download : Download full-size image; Fig. 5. Copper grade–recovery relationship from the rougher scavenger flotation test for the copper oxide composite.
The effect of grinding conditions on the flotation of a
2003-11-1 The ROM copper ore sample was crushed in a roll crusher, in closed circuit with screening, to produce 100% passing 1 mm with minimal ultrafines production. This sample was homogenised and then cone and quartered to produce 1100 g fractions for the flotation experiments. Grinding was performed in the absence of reagents, at 60% solids:
The effects of electrical comminution on the mineral
2015-10-15 A porphyry copper ore was selected for this study as chalcopyrite is the main copper-bearing mineral and flotation tests could be performed. The feed size to the SELFRAG and mechanical jaw crushers was −53 + 9.50 mm for all the test work.The modal mineralogy of the ore can be seen in Table 1.The chalcopyrite average grain size was determined from the MLA particle images and
Flotation of a copper sulphide ore from Okiep using thiol
2009-8-26 Flotation of a copper sulphide ore from Okiep using thiol collectors and their mixtures The Journal of The South African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy VOLUME 105 NON-REFEREED PAPER MARCH 2005 201 Figure 1—The final cumulative copper recovery vs. collector dosage obtained with C2-X, di-C2-DTP and di-C2-DTC in the flotation of the Okiep copper ore
Copper Sulfide Flotation Mineral Processing & Metallurgy
2016-4-13 Flowsheet for treatment of Copper Sulfide ores rich inminerals such as chalcopyrite with gold and silver as well as arsenopyrite. The above flowsheet is designed for the treatment by flotation of copper as chalcopyrite with gold and silver values. The ore, ranging from 60-65% silica, with pyrite, arsenopyrite, and calcite with 3 to 4% copper.
Model Discrimination in the Flotation of a Porphyry Copper Ore
Numerous flotation models have been proposed in the literature. Thirteen of these have been applied to batch flotation data and evaluated with respect to one another using statistical techniques. Flotation tests were carried out on samples of a US porphyry copper ore (Pinto Valley, AZ). The ore was tested using various collector and frother systems to produce different time-recovery profiles.
Mechanism and application on sulphidizing flotation of
2019-1-1 The micro-flotation results show that combined use of NaBX+DDA yields better effect than using NaBX at pH 7-11 only, and the optimal molar ratio of NaBX to DDA is 2: 1. The actual ores flotation shows that when the dosage of NaBX+DDA is (100+54) g/t, the copper concentrate grade and recovery are 15.93% and 76.73%, respectively.
Flotation of mixed copper oxide and sulphide minerals with
The ore mined is from a primary copper sulphide deposit with separate additional deposits of copper oxides. In conjunction with Ausmelt Chemicals, Minto is currently investigating options to recover copper oxide and sulphide minerals using flotation by blending their primary sulphide ore with oxide ores.
AN INVESTIGATION OF COPPER RECOVERY FROM A
2010-1-19 The flotation of a natural porphyry copper ore with bornite and malachite was investigated via fundamental work with pure minerals and a bench-scale testing regime. The processing of the test ore was problematic due to a mineral assemblage that caused prevalent slime generation.
Feasibility Study of Differential Flotation of Cu–Pb–Zn
2020-8-28 In this research, flotation of copper, lead and zinc minerals from a copper oxide–sulfide ore was studied. The identification tests showed that the sample is a mixture of quartz, chalcopyrite, galena, cerussite, hemimorphite and iron oxide minerals with 5.04% CuO, 1.61% PbO, 2.07% ZnO and 56.40% SiO 2.The experimental design methodology (RSM) was conducted to investigate the effect of
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The course of flotation of oxidized copper in concentrators A, B and C was examined on the basis of archival results and specialized sampling campaigns. It was found that the content of oxidized copper in the flotation tailings ranges from 0.015-0.05%, and in the concentrate from 0.23 to 0.72%.
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The effect of copper sulphate addition on the recovery of
2019-4-4 of copper sulphate dosage that can activate the chromite and also to evaluate the effect of the depressant type and dosage on the recovery of chromite in the flotation of UG2 ore. The two depressants selected were for evaluation of the guar gum, IMP4 and the carboxymethyl-cellulose (CMC), KU5. Flotation performance was evaluated using the
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A Comparative Study of Kinetics of Flotation of a Copper
2012-11-30 Copper-nickel ore from INCO mines, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada was used in the experiments. The approximate ore composition was pentlandite 4-5%, chalcopyrite 4-5% and pyrrhotite 30-35%. The ore was ground in a polyurethane lined rod mill with stainless steel charge to avoid any external iron getting into the flotation system.
RECOVERY OF COPPER FROM OXIDE COPPER ORE BY
2014-12-24 The aim of this study was the recovery of copper from the oxide copper ore by froth flotation and agitating sulphuric acid (H 2 SO 4) leaching. The ore with 4.21% copper grade used in this study was obtained from Çorum-Dangaz region of Turkey. Native copper, cuprite (Cu 2 O), tenorite (CuO), and malachite (Cu 2 (OH) 2 /CO 3) were the
Flotation of Fully Liberated Low Grade Copper-Nickel Ore
2021-3-21 water. Flotation was started by opening the air valve, and the air ﬂow was adjusted to 4 L/min, while the copper concentrate was collected for ﬁve minutes followed by the nickel concentrate. The concentrates were weighed and dried in an oven overnight. Small samples of copper and nickel concentrates along with feed sample were cast into
A New Collector for Effectively Increasing Recovery in
2019-9-29 The Dishui Copper Processing Plant is located in Qarqi Town (Aksu Prefecture, Xinjiang Province, China). The mining area is about 21 square kilometers, with the copper grade more than 1%, and the production scale is 3000 tons per day. The embedded granularity of the useful minerals, such as malachite and azurite, is not uniform in the copper ore.
Evaluation of sodium isobutyl xanthate as a collector in
2014-10-25 The dosage of a collector is an important factor that determines the efficiency of a froth flotation process. The representative sample of the carbonatitic Palabora copper ore ground 45 % passing 75 µm was froth-floated with sodium isobutyl xanthate (SIBX
Principles of Flotation PDF Chemical Substances
2018-11-26 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
EVALUATION OF ORGANIC CARBON SEPARATION FROM
2015-7-3 The presence of shale, the source of carbonaceous matter in the ore, has also a negative effect on flotation and pyrometallurgical processes. The presence of clay minerals and organic carbon in shale makes the production of high quality flotation concentrates, without excessive loss of copper and other metals in the flotation tailing, difficult.
ROLE OF STARCH AND METABISUPHITE ON PURE PYRITE
2011-8-19 Role of starch and metabisulphite on pure pyrite and pyritic copper ore flotation 41 Mineralogical study also showed that about 50% of ore is formed by pyrite, as a major mineral in the ore. Table 1. Chemical analyses of the samples Compound Pure Pyrite Sample % Pyritic Copper Ore Sample % Fe 42.43 27.65 S 49.40 27.22
Prospects for using combined (traditional and physical
The article deals with the problems of development of large gold-copper ore deposits, which have prospects for the development of mining and processing complexes based on them, which produce refined metals as final products. The article substantiates the feasibility of using combined traditional and physical-chemical geotechnologies in the development of these deposits, including