Article - 11 Sep 2012
Cameroon is located in Central Africa between Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea. It covers an area of 475,440 km2 and has a population of 20,129,878 according to 2012 estimates.
Article - 16 Aug 2012
Swaziland, with a total population of 1,386,914 as of July 2012, is located off the southern part of Africa, between Mozambique and South Africa. Swaziland covers a total area of 17,364 km2 and has...
Article - 23 Feb 2022
Penn State University chemical engineers have been awarded a $1.7m grant to develop a sustainable process for recovering rare earth elements from phosphogypsum, a by-product of fertilizer.
Article - 15 Oct 2021
Filho, W et al. recently released a journal paper looking at the legal aspects of deep seabed mining (DSM) and the environmental risks it poses. The paper also suggests key issues miners will need to...
Article - 1 Mar 2019
This is an article about how SEM and Raman can be combined to analyse heavy mineral sands efficiently.
Article - 5 Oct 2012
Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo) is located to the northeast of Angola in Central Africa. The country was formerly known as Zaire. The total area of the country is 2,344,858 km2, and it has a...
Article - 4 Sep 2019
This article discusses how mining firms could benefit from investing in 3D printing.
Article - 6 Aug 2018
This article contains information on how cobalt is used within Lithium-ion batteries and how the future looks in terms of using cobalt alternatives.
Article - 28 Mar 2014
Pentlandite, nickel iron sulphide, is the principal ore for nickel. Pentlandite is found in the form of massive granular aggregates. It appears as a brassy gold-colored mineral, having similarities in...
Article - 26 Mar 2014
Magnetic separation is a process by which magnetically susceptible material is separated from a mixture by the application of a strong magnetic field. Iron ores are usually subjected to magnetic...