Article - 24 Mar 2022
This article looks at the use of alternative water resources in copper leaching processes in the Chilean mining industry. The research was published in Metals.
Article - 8 Feb 2013
Tenorite is a copper oxide mineral first discovered from Vesuvio, Napoli, Campania, Italy in 1841. It was named after the Italian botanist, M. Tenor.
Article - 26 Mar 2014
An ore shoot may be described as a mass of ore deposit residing in a vein that might resemble a pipe or a ribbon or a chimney in structure. The ore shoot consists of the most valuable part of the ore...
Article - 23 Aug 2019
In this article, we explore the ways in which water contaminated by mining can be purified and altered in order to make it drinkable.
Article - 18 Jul 2019
Standard photovoltaic cells require extremely pure polysilicon, which is made from quartz - a mineral comprised of silicon and oxygen (SiO2).
Article - 10 Jul 2019
Sensors are a component of almost every industry as they offer a way of monitoring various processes, the working conditions, whether there is a risk of occupational hazards, or whether any equipment...
Article - 3 Jul 2019
Sensors are an important part of mining operations to ensure potential accidents are minimized. This articles looks at how sensors are used in the mining industry.
Article - 10 Sep 2018
A pumped gas monitor allows air to be withdrawn from a given unknown location, or during a situation in which a potentially toxic or flammable gas can be present in gas applications.
Article - 14 Nov 2019
The principle alloys used in mining equipment are made of different elements; most notably steel, nickel-chromium, iron, and molybdenum.
Article - 18 Apr 2023
This article discusses rare earth metals, the limitations of mining them, and recent developments in the rare earth metal mining industry.