Article - 6 May 2013
Elemental analysis plays a key role in different stages of mining material production in order to ensure proper extraction and process control.
Article - 8 Jun 2018
A mineral processing circuit’s core aim is to concentrate more valuable minerals by exploiting the differences in their chemical and/or physical properties.
Article - 25 Jun 2013
While processing nickel, typically sulfidic or lateritic ores are initially crushed and milled to a fine powder.
Article - 3 Jan 2014
The island of Kalimantan has approximately 70% of Indonesia’s drills operating in the coal industry, thus representing the country’s major blasthole market. Larger models used for blasthole drilling...
Article - 20 Jul 2012
India is the seventh largest country in the world with an area of 3,287,263 km2. The country has a population of 1,365,377,132 as of 2019.
Article - 2 Aug 2013
Arsenopalladinite is a triclinic-pedial silver white mineral containing palladium, arsenic and antimony. The mineral was first discovered in Itabira, Minas Gerias, Brazil in 1974. It was named for...
Article - 22 Feb 2013
Atheneite is a rare palladium, mercury arsenide mineral first discovered in 1974 by E.E. Fejer, .J. Criddle and A.M. Clark from the Minas Gerais mine in Itabira, Brazil. It was named for the Greek...
Article - 24 Sep 2012
The many industrial uses for zinc (Zn) create a strong global demand for the metal from major producers in Asia, Australia, and the Americas.
Article - 13 Sep 2012
Tantalum (Ta), niobium (Nb), tungsten (W), and tin (Sn) are mainly used in high-end technology products.
Article - 5 Dec 2014
The profitability of mining firms depends on assays, which are run on concentrates, exploration samples, reference materials, and internal standards. Even a small bias relating to the total iron...