The role of South Africa in the global chrome ore and ferrochrome markets, As local beneficiation of South Africas resources is a national priority,
Uranium Mining In the last fifty years uranium has become one of the world's most important energy minerals. It is used almost entirely for making electricity, though a small proportion is used for the important task of producing medical isotopes.
Uranium processing: Uranium processing, preparation of the ore for use in various products. Uranium (U), although very dense (19.1 grams per cubic centimetre), is a relatively weak, nonrefractory metal.
Highlights Review conducted of RE mineral beneficiation using English and Chinese language sources. Of the 250 known RE minerals only bastnäsite, monazite and xenotime are extracted commercially. Flotation, using fatty acids or hydroxamates, is the primary separation process for RE minerals. Currently, optimal beneficiation