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Gold Metallurgy and the Environment

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Title: Gold Metallurgy and the Environment
Author: Jae-chun Lee, Sadia Ilyas
ISBN: 1138556858 / 9781138556850
Format: Hard Cover
Pages: 264
Publisher: CRC Press
Year: 2018
Availability: 15-30 days
  • Description
  • Contents

This book gives an overview of all the gold extraction processes along with their mechanistic study and environmental impact. Different approaches in gold extraction are discussed including traditional pyrometallurgy, amalgamation, leaching by cyanide or non-cyanide lixiviants and emerging bioleaching using micro-organisms, in detail.

  • Reviews extraction techniques previously employed as well as recently evolved technology for gold leaching
  • Provides technical flow sheets for processing of ores with diversity of lixiviants
  • Offers a compulsory overview of every technique for gold processing
  • Discusses recent integrated techniques including hydro- and biometallurgical techniques with examples
  • Includes environmental imapct of each of the discussed technique


Chapter 1 : Gold Ore Processing and Environmental Impacts : An Introduction
Chapter 2 : Artisanal Gold Mining and Amalagamation
Chapter 3 : Cyanidation of Gold-Bearing Ores
Chapter 4 : Thiosulfate Leaching of Gold
Chapter 5 : Thiourea Leaching of Gold
Chapter 6 : Halide Leaching of Gold
Chapter 7 : Microbial Cyanidation of Gold
Chapter 8 : Human Perspectives on Gold Exploitation and Case Studies


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