Mechanism of the Action of Modifying Agents

  • S. Ramachandra Rao


Modifying agents are usually essential in the selective flotation of minerals from most ores. They function in various ways and each reagent, based on its role, belongs to one of the classes: dispersants, activators, deactivators, depressants.


Mineral Surface Sodium Silicate Modify Agent Cupric Sulfate Selective Flotation 
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  • S. Ramachandra Rao
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  1. 1.McGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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