Carbonate Precipitation on Sand (α-Quartz)

  • Raj P. Singh


Many consumer products and specialty chemicals are produced via precipitation and crystallization processes. Typically in chemical industry, precipitation/crystallization processes are involved in the purification and separation of chemicals, development of crystals of specific size and morphology, understanding and the control of unwanted scale deposits, development of coatings, filtration, formation of suspensions, and treatment of process by-products. Several hydrometallurgical processes involve precipitat ion of anions in the purification and recovery of metal compounds.


Calcium Carbonate Epitaxial Growth Sand Particle Carbonate Precipitation Sand Filter 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Raj P. Singh
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  1. 1.Chemicals and Powders Research & DevelopmentOSRAM SylvaniaTowandaUSA

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