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Beneficiation of phosphates; technology and sustainability.


Beneficiation of phosphates; technology and sustainability.

Ed. by Patrick Zhang et al.

Soc./Mining, Metallurgy & Expl


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Drawn from those delivered at the conference of the same name held in December 2004 by the Florida Institute of Phosphate Research, these papers cover theoretical understanding, waste treatment utilization and the environment, technological innovations in reagents and processing, processing of complex ores, hydro-metallurgical processing, and process analysis and control. Topics include elements of flotation rate constant prediction and coarse apatite flotation, mechanisms involved in reactive flotation of dolomite, sustainable mining, plasma verification of sewage sludge containing phosphorus compounds, reclaiming uranium from phosphoric acid, Hidroveg chemicals in American phosphate rock flotation, effects of particle size, pure fatty acids in phosphate floatation, dense medium separation, novel bio-organisms, carbonate separation, in-situ mining, laser-induced breakdown spectrometry, on-stream slurry particle sizers, automatic control systems, and studies from Florida and China.

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Date:Jun 1, 2007
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