Glencore (LON:GLEN) is upping its presence in the African mining landscape through the purchase of stakes in two mines it already partially owns. For the last month the Switzerland-based commodities trader has been studying strategic options for the Mutanda copper mine in the DRC, an asset it
Vale SA (NYSE:VALE) cut the ribbon on a massive iron ore mine in Brazil on Saturday the largest in its history and what the world's largest iron ore producer says is the biggest ever in the mining industry.
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History. Nickel was used industrially as an alloying metal almost 2,000 years before it was isolated and recognized as a new element. As early as 200 bce the Chinese made substantial amounts of a white alloy from zinc and a copper-nickel ore
An ore is an occurrence of rock or sediment that contains sufficient minerals with economically important elements, typically metals,
Gold processing: Gold processing, preparation of the ore for use in various products. For thousands of years the word gold has connoted something of beauty or value.
The process of extracting copper from copper ore varies according to the type of ore and the desired purity of the final product. Each process consists of several steps in which unwanted materials are physically or chemically removed, and the concentration of copper is progressively increased.
Native copper: This is man's first copper ore. Native copper is often alloyed with gold, silver, lead and mercury.Copper is widely distributed in nature. The metal is easily oxidizable and also easily reduced.
Copper is a chemical element with symbol Cu (from Latin: cuprum) and atomic number 29. It is a soft, malleable, and ductile metal with