Surfactants in fine ore grinding
Research data on modifying fine grinding in beneficiation processes are presented. New aspects of surfactant action are studied on oleic acid added in grinding circuit for Norilsk ore, 90% of its composition being silicate minerals. The feasibility to lower sliming and amorphization (defect-free grinding) of the crystal mineral structure is established.
Key WordsGrinding surfactant amorphization minerals mineral processing surface
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