• Granitic Pegmatites as Sources of Strategic Metals ...

    Rare-element granitic pegmatites are well recognized for the diversity and concentrations of metal ores that they host. The supply of some of these elements is of concern, and the European Commission recently designated metals such as tantalum and niobium as "critical materials" or "strategic resources."

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  • Research and Reports on Metals

    Research and Reports on Metals is an Open Access, peer reviewed material science Journal dedicated to publish high quality articles covering wide range study areas of Metallurgy Research.. Research and Reports on Metals aims to provide the international platform for all the engineers, academicians and scientists to disseminate advancing knowledge on the start-of-art Metallurgical Engineering.

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  • Life Cycle Assessment of Metals: A Scientific Synthesis

     · We have assembled extensive information on the cradle-to-gate environmental burdens of 63 metals in their major use forms, and illustrated the interconnectedness of metal production systems. Related cumulative energy use, global warming potential, human health implications and ecosystem damage are estimated by metal life cycle stage (i.e., mining, purification, and refining).

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  • RESEARCH: Key takeaways from the latest Steel Scrap ...

     · RESEARCH: Key takeaways from the latest Steel Scrap, Metallics tracker The latest forecasts from Fastmarkets'' team of analysts are ready to view. Chinese steel scrap prices were supported by firm downstream steel prices earlier this year, but …

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  • IRON ORE DAILY: Prices edge upward despite limited ...

    2  · Seaborne iron ore prices mostly edged upward on Tuesday June 15 despite limited liquidity and the downtrend in the financial markets. Fastmarkets iron ore indices. 62% Fe fines, cfr Qingdao: $221.87 per tonne, up by $1.10 per tonne. 62% Fe low-alumina fines, cfr …

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  • The Innovation and Adoption of Iron in the Ancient Near ...

     · This review synthesizes field research, textual analysis, and archaeometric data to evaluate different explanations for the spread of iron in the ancient Near East. Current evidence supports an Anatolian origin for extractive iron metallurgy on a limited scale sometime in the early 2nd millennium BC. However, the first major expansion of iron, both in Anatolia and across the wider Near …

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  • Ore Geology Reviews

    Ore Geology Reviews aims to familiarize all earth scientists with recent advances in a number of interconnected disciplines related to the study of, and search for, ore deposits. The reviews range from brief to longer contributions, but the journal preferentially publishes manuscripts that fill the niche between the commonly shorter journal ...

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    ORE Open Research Exeter . Advanced Search . Toggle navigation

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  • Characterizing and recovering the platinum group minerals ...

    Third, the mineralogy of specific ores amenable to gravity, flotation and the flowsheet for recovering platinum group minerals in several mills of interest are discussed in details. Finally, new research trends of recovering PGMs and conclusions are briefly presented.

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  • A Detailed Assessment of Global Nickel Resource Trends and ...

     · Research Article | November 01, 2014. ... Nickel is a metal that reflects the technological advances of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, emerging as critically important for stainless steel and a variety of specialty metal alloys as well as currency, chemicals, and batteries. ... along with declining cut-off and ore grades, increasing ...

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  • Getting rid of the unwanted: highlights of developments ...

     · Despite its positive potentials, the biobeneficiation of iron ore has not received attention similar to those of other mineral ores due to its low cost [19, 60].However, fast depletion of sources and difficulties in finding new deposits of high-grade ores have increased the necessity of biobeneficiating iron ore.

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  • Evidence of the impacts of metal mining and the ...

     · Mining activities, including prospecting, exploration, construction, operation, maintenance, expansion, abandonment, decommissioning and repurposing of a mine can impact social and environmental systems in a range of positive and negative, and direct and indirect ways. Mining can yield a range of benefits to societies, but it may also cause conflict, not least in relation to above …

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  • Human Activity On Earth Triggered A New Age Of Minerals

     · Today more than 5,000 naturally occurring minerals are recognized on earth. Human activity in the last 250 years added 208 new ones, becoming parts of earth''s history.

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  • Metallurgy

    Metallurgy - Metallurgy - Extractive metallurgy: Following separation and concentration by mineral processing, metallic minerals are subjected to extractive metallurgy, in which their metallic elements are extracted from chemical compound form and refined of impurities. Metallic compounds are frequently rather complex mixtures (those treated commercially are for the most part sulfides, oxides ...

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  • The Hidden Cost of Gold: Birth ...

     · A recent study of women on 24 remote islands found that more than half displayed high mercury levels. The women lived far from sources of mercury pollution but ate a diet rich in fish.

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  • Biobeneficiation of bauxite using Bacillus polymyxa ...

     · Further research is necessary to establish the above factors. The reported results, however, establish the significant potential of biobeneficiation for removal of calcium and iron from bauxite ores for refractory and ceramic applications. Through appropriate P. Anand et al./ lnt. J. Miner.

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  • ore | National Geographic Society

     · Ore is a deposit in Earth''s crust of one or more valuable minerals. The most valuable ore deposits contain metals crucial to industry and trade, like copper, gold, and iron.. Copper ore is mined for a variety of industrial uses. Copper, an excellent conductor of electricity, is used as electrical wire pper is also used in construction.

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  • Recent Research Articles On Biobeneficiation Of Metallic ...

    Recent Research Articles On Biobeneficiation Of Metallic Ore Malaysia. Home; equipment; Recent Research Articles On Biobeneficiation Of Metallic Ore Malaysia ... Companies in this industry develop mine sites mine and quarry coal metal ores and nonmetallic minerals and prepare extracted materials major companies include usbased freeportmcmoran ...

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  • Ore Beneficiation

    K.A. Natarajan, in Biotechnology of Metals, 2018 Biobeneficiation of Iron Ores. World demand for iron ores to meet the ever-increasing requirements of iron and steel industries has made it imperative to utilize all available resources including lean grade ores, mined wastes, processed tailings, and blue dust fines accumulated at mine sites.

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  • Biotechnology of Metals | ScienceDirect

    Biotechnology–materials interface is outlined with respect to microbial synthesis of different minerals, metals, composite materials, and ceramics. Biology–metals cycle is illustrated in the light of consequences of microbe–mineral interactions related to biogenesis, biomineralization, bioleaching, biomaterials processing, environmental ...

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  • Down on the Farm That Harvests Metal From Plants

     · In New Caledonia, a New Jersey-size French territory in the South Pacific that has been a major source of nickel, botanists know of at least 65 nickel-loving plants. ... bio-ore, metal farm, metal ...

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  • Ancient Native Americans were among the world''s first ...

     · Ancient Native Americans were among the world''s first coppersmiths. By David Malakoff Mar. 19, 2021, 2:00 PM. About 8500 years ago, hunter-gatherers living beside Eagle Lake in …

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  • New ''key-hole surgery'' technique to extract metals from ...

     · Researchers have developed a new method to extract metals, such as copper, from their parent ore body. The research team have provided a proof …

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  • Statesman Journal: Salem news, sports, entertainment ...

    StatesmanJournal is the home page of Salem, Oregon, with in-depth and updated local news, sports, things to do, travel and opinions. Stay informed with Willamette Valley news.

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  • Premarket stocks: Iron ore prices go ballistic as metals ...

     · The explosion in iron ore prices comes amid a broader metals boom. The price of copper also hit an all-time high on Monday, while steel prices are roughly triple their 20-year average. The ...

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  • 3 Technologies in Exploration, Mining, and Processing ...

    Most metallic ore deposits are formed through the interaction of an aqueous fluid and host rocks. At some point along the fluid flow pathway through the Earth''s crust, the fluids encounter changes in physical or chemical conditions that cause the dissolved metals to precipitate. ... Recent research using three-dimensional analysis to examine ...

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  • Resources | Free Full-Text | Decreasing Metal Ore Grades ...

    Metals are an essential part of modern living. Ensuring the future supply of metals is a key issue in politics, science, and economics because the available amount of mineral resources is limited. To measure the depletion of mineral resources, several indicators are used. Some of them are based on the ore grade, which has been decreasing over time and is thus taken as a sign of resource ...

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  • Culturable microorganisms associated with Sishen iron ore ...

    With one of the largest iron ore deposits in the world, South Africa is recognised to be among the top ten biggest exporters of iron ore. Increasing demand and consumption of this mineral triggered search for processing technologies, which can be utilised to "purify" the low-grade iron ore minerals that contain high levels of unwanted potassium (K) and phosphorus (P).

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  • Bioremediation and Biobeneficiation of Metals | SpringerLink

    Abstract. Metals have gained unprecedented importance in the industrial revolution all over the world and with it, the efficient processes that deal with wastes from extraction of metals from ores as well as wastes from metal processing and finishing industries have gained high priority for their disposal, using cost effective and eco-friendly methods such as bioprocessing using newer ...

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  • Geomicrobiology Journal: Vol 38, No 6

     · Microbially Induced Magnesium Carbonate Precipitation and its Potential Application in Combating Desertification. Menglong Zhang, Liang Zhao, Gen K. Li, Chen Zhu, Sijia Dong, Zibo Li, Chaosheng Tang, Junfeng Ji & Jun Chen. Pages: 549-560.

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  • Biobeneficiation of Iron Ores

     · 3.5. Biobeneficiation of Iron Ores for Removal of Silica and Alumina Having studied the amenability of microbially – induced flotation and flocculation using pure mineral samples, the investigations were extended to demonstrate potential of biobeneficiation to real iron ore samples.

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  • Chinese Steel Export Ban Could Cut The Iron Ore Price And ...

     · A ban on steel exports is one way China might achieve it''s aim of reducing the price of iron ore and delivering a fresh blow to its trade-war target, Australia. The suggestion of a steel-export ...

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  • The Role of Magmatic Sulfur in the Formation of Ore ...

    This chapter focuses on S in porphyry-type ore deposits, layered-mafic-intrusion-hosted ore bodies, and magmatic sulfide deposits. Porphyry-type ore deposits, e.g., Bingham Canyon, Utah, U.S.A. and Grasberg, Irian Jaya, are important hosts of Cu, Mo, Au, and Ag.

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  • Beneficiation

    In the mining industry or extractive metallurgy, beneficiation is any process that improves (benefits) the economic value of the ore by removing the gangue minerals, which results in a higher grade product (ore concentrate) and a waste stream ().There are many different types of beneficiation, with each step furthering the concentration of the original ore.

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  • Biobeneficiation of Iron Ores

     · Utilization of aerobic and anaerobic microorganisms in iron ore beneficiation is discussed. Microorganisms such as Paenibacillus polymyxa, Bacillus subtilis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae (yeast) and Desulfovibrio desulfuricans (SRB) are capable of significantly altering the surface chemical behavior of iron ore minerals such as hematite, corundum, calcite, quartz and apatite.

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