beneficiation


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beneficiation

(ˌbɛnɪˌfɪʃɪˈeɪʃən)
n
(Mining & Quarrying) the procedure of reducing ores
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Noun1.beneficiation - crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniquesbeneficiation - crushing and separating ore into valuable substances or waste by any of a variety of techniques
extraction - the process of obtaining something from a mixture or compound by chemical or physical or mechanical means
activating agent - (mineral extraction) a surface-active chemical used in flotation process to increase the attraction to a specific mineral
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The ministry is also in the process of reviewing diamond beneficiation with a view to developing a diamond beneficiation strategy that would guide on creating an enabling environment for Batswana,' he added.
NLMK Group, an international steelmaking company with operations in Russia, the USA, and the European Union, has commissioned four more high-pressure grinding roll (HPGR) units, boosting productivity of Stoilenskys Beneficiation Plant by 0.
In 2003, Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) Balochistan proposed a chromite beneficiation plant, capable of producing 15,000 tonnes of the concentrates by conducting a detailed study on chromite.
We're trying to diversify from the export of diamonds into things like beneficiation, cutting and polishing," says Biggie Ganda Butale, Botswana's assistant minister for investment, trade and industry.
based processor and marketer The SEFA Group mastered a thermal beneficiation technology suiting the best of both worlds in what became a final rule governing electric utilities' ash stock: More recycling, less disposal.
The ash content from these mines averages about 40% and MCL intends to reduce it through beneficiation.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 29, 2015-Mine Restoration Investment to Buy Minority Stake in Iron Mineral Beneficiation Services
Brazil's Council on Environmental Policy awarded Anglo American the environmental operating license for its Minas-Rio iron ore mine and beneficiation plant on September 29.
Established in 1997 as a prototype facility for national ambitions in beneficiation, and as an outcome of the first government renegotiation of diamond governance arrangements with DeBeers following Independence, NamGem has often been an indicator for subsequent broader trends in Namibia's diamond polishing and cutting industry which now employs roughly 1000 workers across a dozen factories.
With the depletion of phosphates and a shortage of mineral processing engineers, along with the need for new extraction and refining methods, Kawatra and Carlson present Beneficiation of Phosphate Ore, and intend that it serve students, engineers, and other professional who may have little or minimal knowledge of mineral processing.
He says for Africa to own its resources, there is an urgent need for beneficiation on the continent.
India, June 19 -- Steel Authority of India (SAIL) has planned to bring in the ore beneficiation technology as part of its Rs 10,000 crore mine expansion plans to minimise impact on the environment.