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A process for treating chromitebearing ores to obtain useful mineral values especially platinum group metal therefrom wherein the ore is separated into magnetic and nonmagnetic fractions the nonmagnetic fraction containing a substantial portion of the platinum group metals is concentrated and smelted to produce a metal layer containing platinum group metals and the platinum group

US4295881A Process for extraction of platinum group
US4295881A Process for extraction of platinum group

A process for treating chromitebearing ores to obtain useful mineral values especially platinum group metal therefrom wherein the ore is separated into magnetic and nonmagnetic fractions the nonmagnetic fraction containing a substantial portion of the platinum group metals is concentrated and smelted to produce a metal layer containing platinum group metals and the platinum group

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Process for extraction of platinum group metals from
Process for extraction of platinum group metals from

The platinum group metal particles may be magnetic such as iron bearing platinum In order to obtain a higher recovery of platinum group metals from the ore the magnetics product may be processed further by gravity separation methods at 4 in FIG 1

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EP0173425A1 Process for the extraction of platinum group
EP0173425A1 Process for the extraction of platinum group

A process for separating platinum group metals PGMs from various feedstock materials is disclosed wherein a plasma arc flame is employed to produce a superheated puddle on the surface of a slag layer to accelerate the association of platinum group metals with a collector material and formation of a recoverable layer of platinum group metals and collector material

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Hydrometallurgical extraction of platinum group metals
Hydrometallurgical extraction of platinum group metals

Hydrometallurgical extraction of platinum group metals from a lowgrade ore concentrate Thesis University of Cape Town Faculty of Engineering amp the Built Environment Department of Chemical Engineering 2009 cited yyyy month dd

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A conceptual flowsheet for heap leaching of platinum
A conceptual flowsheet for heap leaching of platinum

gas This is the case at Western Platinum Limited WPL where the concentrator plant produces as a byproduct a lowgrade concentrate from the secondary cleaning circuit containing up to 29 gt of platinum group metal PGMs 036 copper and 074 nickel and less than 05 S In the case of UG2 ores this lowgrade concentrate is

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Commercial Processes for the Extraction of Platinum Group
Commercial Processes for the Extraction of Platinum Group

Commercial Processes for the Extraction of Platinum Group Metals PGMs 123 a mineral phase reconstruction process was proposed to recover PGMs from spent autoexhaust catalyst 72

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Stillwater and East Boulder Platinum Mining Technology
Stillwater and East Boulder Platinum Mining Technology

Platinumgroup metals PGMs occur in a layer averaging 24mthick and are associated with pyrrhotite chalcopyrite and pentlandite As of December 2019 Stillwater is estimated to contain mineral reserves of 268Mt at a grade of 194gt containing 167Moz while East Boulder is expected to hold 215Mt of reserves at 147gt with 102Moz of

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PDF The extractive metallurgy of South Africas platinum
PDF The extractive metallurgy of South Africas platinum

Extraction and Refining of the Platinum Metals Platinum Metals Review vol 7 no 4 Oct 1963 p136143 20 Mintek Patent Application in RSA no 82966 February 1994

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Worlds top five producers of platinum group metals profiled
Worlds top five producers of platinum group metals profiled

Oct 04 2019 A largescale vertically integrated platinumgroup metals mining complex is being built as part of the project in the Great Dyke The Karo Platinum project is estimated to have an annual production of 14 millions of ounces Moz of PGMs Zimbabwe stands third among the top platinum producing countries in the world 4 Canada 95mt

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Platinum amp Palladium Ore Flotation Pilot Plant
Platinum amp Palladium Ore Flotation Pilot Plant

Table of ContentsBenchScale Flotation TestsRougher FlotationCleaning of Rougher ConcentratesPilot Mill OperationMetallurgical ResultsExamination of Rougher Circuit ProductsCleaning of Rougher Concentrates We have been conducting research on methods for beneficiating platinumpalladium ores from the Stillwater Complex Montana The Stillwater Complex contains the only known major

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Development of PGMs and Chrome Extraction Circuit
Development of PGMs and Chrome Extraction Circuit

extraction plant in the middle of the flotation circuit in order to platinum group metals PGM deposit in the world The 2 ore as the run of mine to recover PGMs and all ore is beneficiated using conventional crushing milling and flotation processes There is a chrome plant that is installed

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Gold Ores Processing United States
Gold Ores Processing United States

TCB International is an ore processing facility that extracts the following precious metals gold silver and platinum group metals Unlike many of our competitors our chemical process allows us to process black sands sulfide ores and the platinum group metals in addition to gold and silver

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Characterisation and Flotation of a Weathered Platinum
Characterisation and Flotation of a Weathered Platinum

Due to depletion of high grade ore in the Merensky reef and high operating cost most platinum mine operations in South Africa have drifting towards mining and processing UG2 ore Most mines process the UG2 ore from open pits and routinely suffers from low and erratic platinum group element PGE flotation recoveries

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platinum group ore refiners BINQ Mining
platinum group ore refiners BINQ Mining

Separating the Platinum Group Metals LiquidLiquid by Extraction I Ore concentration by physical techniques such as flotation 2 Separation schemes for platinum group metal refining have been examined at bench and pilot More detailed

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PlatinumGroup Metal an overview ScienceDirect Topics
PlatinumGroup Metal an overview ScienceDirect Topics

Extraction of platinumgroup metals consists of the following steps a mining ore rich in platinumgroup metals while leaving rock lean in platinumgroup metals behind b isolating the platinumgroup elements in the ore into a flotation concentrate consisting of nickelcopperiron sulfides that is rich in platinumgroup elements

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Stillwater and East Boulder Platinum Mining Technology
Stillwater and East Boulder Platinum Mining Technology

Platinumgroup metals PGMs occur in a layer averaging 24mthick and are associated with pyrrhotite chalcopyrite and pentlandite As of December 2019 Stillwater is estimated to contain mineral reserves of 268Mt at a grade of 194gt containing 167Moz while East Boulder is expected to hold 215Mt of reserves at 147gt with 102Moz of

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PGM Ore Processing at Impalas UG2 Concentrator
PGM Ore Processing at Impalas UG2 Concentrator

platinum group minerals in the UG2 plant feed the remainder largely being alloys of iron lead arsenic and antimony or tellurides As is typical of such ores UG2 platinum group mineralisation is highly complex From the metallurgical perspective however PGM speciation is a minor issue as it tends not to dictate floatability

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Hydrometallurgical extraction of platinum group metals
Hydrometallurgical extraction of platinum group metals

Hydrometallurgical extraction of platinum group metals from a lowgrade ore concentrate Thesis University of Cape Town Faculty of Engineering amp the Built Environment Department of Chemical Engineering 2009 cited yyyy month dd

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Gold Ores Processing United States
Gold Ores Processing United States

TCB International is an ore processing facility that extracts the following precious metals gold silver and platinum group metals Unlike many of our competitors our chemical process allows us to process black sands sulfide ores and the platinum group metals in addition to gold and silver

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extraction crushing grinding and flotation of platinum
extraction crushing grinding and flotation of platinum

Coal mining processing plant in Nigeria This coal mining project is an open pit mine located in Nigeria announced by mining company Western Goldfields that it has discovered 62400000 tonnes of proven reserves of coal deposits worth US12 billion which

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PRECONCENTRATION OF UG2 PLATINUM ORE
PRECONCENTRATION OF UG2 PLATINUM ORE

PRECONCENTRATION OF UG2 PLATINUM ORE ECONOMIC BENEFITS TO MINE PLANT AND SMELTER F Smit DRA Mineral Projects V Coetzee DRA Mineral Projects M Seymour DRA Mining S Notnagel DRA Mining Abstract Mining and plant disciplines can benefit from preconcentration of UG2 platinum ores in a dense medium separation DMS plant

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Top 10 Largest Platinum Mining Companies in the World
Top 10 Largest Platinum Mining Companies in the World

Global platinum production has been dominated by the top 10 largest platinum mining companies in the world for last several decades Although the demand and consumption of platinum remain high all over the world the production of platinum is highly concentrated with the top five largest platinum mining companies representing over 70 of the worlds total platinum output

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How is platinum extracted from its ore
How is platinum extracted from its ore

Sep 19 2014 Extracting Platinum from these ores is arguably one of the most capital and labour intensive operations in the world On average it takes up to six months and up to 12 tonnes of ore to produce an industry standard troy ounce which is 31135 grams of pure metal However in mining using 45 tonnes of ore to produce one gram of platinum would

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Ore Beneficiation Platinum
Ore Beneficiation Platinum

The Environmental Profile Of Platinum Group Power consumption during mining and ore beneficiation has been identified as the major impact 72 of the production of pgms on the environment these two energyintensive processes precede the final separation of metals during refining thereby producing not only platinum palladium and rhodium but also several other

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Learn About Rhodium a Rare Platinum Group Metal
Learn About Rhodium a Rare Platinum Group Metal

Jun 25 2019 Rhodium is extracted as a byproduct of platinum and nickel mining Owing to its rarity and the complex and expensive process required to isolate the metal there are very few naturally occurring ore bodies that provide economical sources of rhodium

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Platinum group chemical element group Britannica
Platinum group chemical element group Britannica

Platinum group six metals in order of increasing atomic weight ruthenium Ru rhodium Rh palladium Pd osmium Os iridium Ir and platinum Pt The elements all possess a silvery white colourexcept osmium which is bluish white The chemical behaviour of these metals is paradoxical

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Application of fundamentals in optimizing platinum
Application of fundamentals in optimizing platinum

The UG2 ore is a platinumbearing chromitite ore that contributes a growing proportion of the platinum group metal PGM production from the Bushveld Igneous Complex in Northern South Africa McLaren and de Villiers 1982 Phillips et al 2008 The complexity of design of a UG2 concentrator circuit is primarily due to the

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CiteSeerX Separating the Platinum Group Metals by liquid
CiteSeerX Separating the Platinum Group Metals by liquid

CiteSeerX Document Details Isaac Councill Lee Giles Pradeep Teregowda To extract the platinum group metals from the ore and to refine them to the very high purity required for their many applications requires a multitude of complex operations A t present the final refining stage that produces the individual platinum group metals is carried out by selective precipitation from a

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A conceptual flowsheet for heap leaching of platinum
A conceptual flowsheet for heap leaching of platinum

gas This is the case at Western Platinum Limited WPL where the concentrator plant produces as a byproduct a lowgrade concentrate from the secondary cleaning circuit containing up to 29 gt of platinum group metal PGMs 036 copper and 074 nickel and less than 05 S In the case of UG2 ores this lowgrade concentrate is

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Extraction of gold from platinum group metal PGM ores
Extraction of gold from platinum group metal PGM ores

A commercial pyrometallurgical process for the extraction of platinumgroup metals PGM from a feedstock slag was analysed with the use of a model based on computational fluid dynamics

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