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Estimated Water Requirements for the Conventional ...

2012-5-3 · Figure 1 is a generalized diagram of a conventional copper flotation plant from the point where ore first enters the circuit to the production of concentrate and tailings. To prepare ore for the flotation process, run-of-mine ore, which may contain from about 2 to 5 percent water, by weight, when mined, is

EVALUATION OF ORGANIC CARBON SEPARATION …

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.

US3827557A

A novel flotation promoter used in the concentration of copper bearing ores for the efficient selective flotation of copper values, including chalcopyrite, with suppression of iron pyrites; the promoter comprising a sodium sulfate of an aliphatic hydrocarbon having a carbon chain in excess of 12 carbons and chemically combined with at least one mole of the C2-C3 alkylene …

How to Process Copper Ore: Beneficiation Methods and ...

2021-10-28 · Flotation method of copper oxide ore 1. Sulphidizing flotation. The oxidized ore is vulcanized by adding vulcanizing agent and then the flotation is carried out with the ordinary reagents of copper sulphide flotation. Scope of application: …

copper flotation process

2021-7-20 · In the practice, the flotation method, gravity separation method and combined beneficiation method can be used for copper - lead - zinc sulfide ore. Among them, the flotation method has become the main separation method of copper, lead and zinc sulfide ores because of its good separation effect on various complex polymetallic co-biogenic minerals.

Flotation

This article will introduce the froth flotation of copper-lead ore from flotation inhibition separation method, flotation process and reagent system. Click to know more. READ MORE . Flotation Solutions. Shirley 2021/03/30. Influences of Fine Sediments on Flotation Process and Solutions.

Copper Flotation

2016-5-16 · A Copper Flotation Flowsheet. Because the copper in this type of ore usually assays only plus or minus 1% copper, the porphyry copper operations must be relatively large in order to be commercial. The flowsheet in this study …

Flotation of Nickel-Copper Sulphide Ore: Optimisation of ...

2020-1-8 · The Taguchi method was therefore, selected to determine the optimum conditions for maximising the flotation recovery of Ni, Cu and Co from a nickel-copper sulphide ore. The effect on flotation performance of various parameters such as pH, collector dosage, % solids and depressant dosage at

Flotation

2016-1-11 · The FLOTATION PROCESS is one of the commonest methods of extracting the valuable minerals from certain classes of ores, and it is generally more efficient as regards the recovery of the minerals than any other process …

Flotation of oxide copper ore with sodium oleate from …

2020-5-12 · 2.3 Flotation Processing of the oxide copper ore was carried out by the froth flotation method. 1. The ROM ore was crushed using a roll crusher to passing size of 6 mm. 2. The crushed ore (1000 g) was ground using a rod mill with eight stainless steel rods for 10 min until 65% passed 75 μm. 3.

Copper Mining and Processing: Processing Copper Ores ...

2021-12-8 · Copper processing is a complicated process that begins with mining of the ore (less than 1% copper) and ends with sheets of 99.99% pure copper called cathodes, which will ultimately be made into products for everyday use.The most common types of ore, copper oxide and copper sulfide, undergo two different processes, hydrometallurgy and pyrometallurgy, …

Extraction Of Copper From Sulfide Ore | MiningPedia

2021-9-30 · Extraction method of copper sulfide ore. ... (single flotation of copper-sulfide ore) 2. Mixed-priority flotation. The mixed-priority flotation process is suitable for the extraction of copper from dense massive sulfide ore and disseminated sulfide ore with a non-sulfide content of more than 10-15%. The process flow is shown in the figure below.

Vulcanization Flotation Of Copper Oxide Ore

In the copper oxide flotation, direct flotation method usually can not achieve better results. Sulfuration flotation method is the main flotation method for treating copper oxide ore and mixed ore at home and abroad. For malachite, azurite, and red copper. Mine-based copper oxide ore can get better indicators. The method used to treat the mixed ore is …

1 Froth Flotation – Fundamental Principles

2009-8-27 · Problem: A copper ore initially contains 2.09% Cu. After carrying out a froth flotation separation, the products are as shown in Table 1. Using this data, calculate: (a) Ratio of concentration (b) % Metal Recovery (c) % Metal Loss (d) % Weight Recovery, or % Yield (e) Enrichment Ratio

COPPER Copper production

2008-12-16 · the ore input goes into the tailings, which are stored in large dams near the mine and are used for water recycling to the flotation stages. Separation of special copper ores such as those containing molybdenite or with high zinc or lead content (Canada) is also possible by flotation methods. Flotation of non-sulfide copper minerals is

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

Development of copper recovery process from flotation ...

2018-6-15 · The total copper recovered from its ore through flotation process is about 56% [6,18], which indicates that the flotation tailings still contain valuable copper components such as chalcopyrite. In addition, old flotation tailings sometimes have a higher copper grade (0.2–0.4%) than that of low‒grade ores (0.2‒0.3%).

Copper Mining and Production Processes Explained

Processes: copper mining and production. Copper is found in natural ore deposits around the world. This page explains copper mining: the production route taken from ore-containing rock to a final product that is the highest-purity commercial …

Acid leaching of oxide–sulfide copper ore prior the ...

2015-11-26 · 453 Acid leaching of oxide–sulfide copper ore prior the flotation – A way for an increased metal recovery Miroslav D. Sokić1, Vladan D. Milošević1, Velizar D. Stanković2, Vladislav Lj.Matković1, Branislav R. Marković1 1Institute for Technology of Nuclear and Other Mineral Raw Materials, Belgrade, Serbia 2University of Belgrade, Technical Faculty, Bor, Serbia

METHOD OF COPPER SULFIDE ORE FLOTATION

I claim as my invention 1. A method of mineral flotation comprising the steps of grinding a copper-bearing sulphide ore material to release the metal values from a gangue containing iron pyrites, adding water and calcium oxide to adjust the pH to about 7 to 11.5, passing air bubbles through the solution and adding an amount of a flotation promoter comprising R--(OCH 2 CH 2)N-- …

A cascaded recognition method for copper rougher …

2018-1-16 · Firstly, the copper rougher flotation process is presented in Section 2. Then, a cascaded recognition method for copper rougher flotation working conditions will be present in Section 3, which include the overall strategy of method, data fusion framework, identification model of feeding ore types and the recognition model of rougher copper ...

Method of flotation of sulfide copper-zinc ores

The essence of this method consists in the following. Copper-zinc ore is enriched by the scheme of direct selective copper flotation. The ore is ground with the addition of calcium oxide to create an alkaline environment and depression of pyrite, sodium sulphide and zinc sulphate for depression zinc materials.

REPROCESSING OF THE OLD FLOTATION TAILINGS …

2018-12-31 · to 0.6% at the end of the Old Flotation Plant works. Copper content in the flotation tailings had been changing in the same period from 0.5% at the begin-ning to less than 0.1% at the flotation process ending, depending on the copper ore quality and the flotation process parameters applied at that time. Characterization of the OFT

Method of floatation of copper-zinc-pyrite ore (versions)

1. Method of flotation of copper-zinc-pyrite ore, including grinding in an alkaline medium, air conditioning with reagents - collectors and frothers, collective copper-zinc flotation to produce collective concentrate containing copper minerals and natural-activated sphalerite, and tails, characterized in that as the collector used is supplied in the following sequence composition …

Ore flotation method

The method of recovering copper from a copper-bearing ore which comprises froth flotation of the ore in alkaline circuit and in the presence of a phosphorodithio compound of the formula ##STR1## wherein X is hydrogen, alkali metal, or the ammonium radical and R is alkyl-substituted phenyl of from 6 to 14 carbon atoms having from 1 to 3 alkyl substituents and from …

A New Application For Flotation Of Oxidized Copper Ore

2013-12-24 · In this study, the flotation of oxidized copper ore obtained from Ergani Copper Mining Company in Turkey was performed. This ore contains 2.03% copper, 0.15% cobalt and 3.73% sulfur. An effective processing method has not been found to recover copper and cobalt from this ore, which has been stockpiled for 40-45 years in the idled plant.

Chapter 6 Copper Production Technology

1996-11-20 · Spain, made the early advances in copper explo-ration and mining methods. For example, the Ro-mans found nearly 100 lens-shaped ore bodies in the Rio Tinto copper district. Modern geologists have found only a few additional deposits, and almost all of Rio Tinto''s modern production has been from ore first discovered by the Remans.3