Hydrometallurgy: Leaching in Heap, Vat, CIL, CIP, Merrill–Crowe, SX Solvent Extraction

Hydrometallurgy: Leaching in Heap, Vat, CIL, CIP, Merrill–Crowe, SX Solvent Extraction 2017-04-04T06:57:36+00:00
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leaching gold in hematite ores (1 reply)

morgane
10 months ago
morgane 10 months ago

i would like to know what is the best way to leaching gold in hematite ores i have a microscopic gold  about 15g by tone of ores thanks

Jorge Ganoza
10 months ago
Jorge Ganoza 10 months ago
1 like by Charlie

It is important to know if you performed any cyanidation tests to get some preliminary information.  Hematite is almost insoluble in a cyanide solution and the gold dissolution rate should not be affected. A mineralogical study is useful to know the mineralogical specimens, the gold particle size, and the gold bearing minerals. The cyanidation testing program should evaluate the effect of particle size and NaCN strength on gold dissolution. The natural pH should be determined too.

If the gold extraction is low, it would be necessary to evaluate the effect of preliminary treatments such as roasting and acid leaching before cyanidation. 

 


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