Copper Nickel Ore Processing

Copper Solvent Extraction The separation of copper from nickel is based on the fact that there is an appreciable difference in the pH at which the two metals are extracted Copper can be extracted with very small amounts of nickel at pH 6 0 to 6 5 while nickel is extracted from the copper

Methods of Metal Recovery by Microorganisms 2 Methods

Methods of Metal Recovery by Microorganisms 2 Methods Thus Aspergillus niger can extract copper and nickel while Aspergillus oryzae is used for extracting gold Among the various microorganisms T ferrooxidans and T thiooxidans are the most widely used in bioleaching Extraction of copper by bioleaching is very common since the

GCSE CHEMISTRY Extraction of Copper Thermal

to extract copper from low grade ores see below The traditional method of extraction is to heat the copper sulfide Copper II sulfide gives copper and sulfur dioxide during thermal decomposition Thermal decomposition means that the compound breaks down into other substances when it is heated Thermal decomposition is an endothermic reaction

Hydrometallurgy Wikipedia

Hydrometallurgy is a technique within the field of extractive metallurgy the obtaining of metals from their ores Hydrometallurgy involve the use of aqueous solutions for the recovery of metals from ores concentrates and recycled or residual materials Processing techniques that complement hydrometallurgy are pyrometallurgy vapour metallurgy and molten salt electrometallurgy

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Heap leaching Wikipedia

The final product is cathode copper Nickel ores This method is an acid heap leaching method like that of the copper method in that it utilises sulfuric acid instead of cyanide solution to dissolve the target minerals from crushed ore The amount of sulfuric acid required is much higher than for copper ores as high as 1 000 kg of acid per

SX Solvent Extraction Process Principles Theory

A high copper nickel ratio on the copper loaded organic is obtained by using an extra extraction stage in which copper crowds nickel from the loaded organic i e the copper in an ammoniacal copper and nickel containing solution when contacted with an organic loaded with nickel will replace some of the loaded nickel

Solvent extraction separation and recovery of copper

Jul 18 2013 · 2009 Solvent extraction separation and recovery of copper nickel and zinc from printed circuit board by Cyanex 272 Mineral Processing

Copper Nickel Solvent Extraction

Preliminary tests using LIX 64N to extract nickel and copper from the unique leach liquor produced by the method being developed 300 g l NH4 2SO4 and high pH indicated encouraging results Therefore an investigation was pursued to develop a solvent extraction system that would efficiently extract separate and recover nickel and copper

Heap leaching Wikipedia

Heap leaching is an industrial mining process used to extract precious metals copper uranium and other compounds from ore using a series of chemical reactions that absorb specific minerals and re separate them after their division from other earth materials Similar to in situ mining heap leach mining differs in that it places ore on a liner then adds the chemicals via drip systems to the

Enhanced methods for nickel recovery from low grade ores

Nickel Extraction from Bleed Streams with SX Another method for extraction of nickel from the bleed stream is the use of solvent extraction SX Copper selective solvents can be chosen and many steps are followed to get nickel and copper powder from the bleed

Innovations Introduction to Copper Mining Extraction

The techniques for extraction of copper from oxidized ores are quite different from those employed for the sulfide ores The oxidized ores consisting of the silicates carbonates and sulfates are treated by several methods all involving some form of leaching of the crushed ore with sulfuric acid to produce impure solutions of copper sulfate

A New Process for Cobalt Nickel Separation

The objective was to extract sufficient cobalt from the leach liquor so that the resultant nickel raffinate met the cobalt requirements for LME Grade Nickel Ni Co ratio 666 1 In effect this meant 98 6 cobalt extraction was required depending on the extent of nickel extraction

PDF Purification of nickel by solvent extraction

Solvent extraction SX separation of Al from Ni sulphate leach liquor LL of spent Raneynickel catalyst containing 0 12 M Al and 1 448 M Ni using organophosphorus extractants has been investigated

CN101195861A Method for separating copper from nickel

The invention discloses a method of separating copper from nickel cobalt solution which relates to a method of separating copper from nickel cobalt solution during the technical process of producing high quality nickel or cobalt through a hydrometallurgy method The invention is characterized in that LIX series of extracting agent is adopted to extract and separate copper in

Method of extraction of nickel sulfate

This method belongs to the classical methods of obtaining reagents use the sulfuric acid reduces the concentration of solutions in sulfuric acid and thus affects the kinetics of dissolution of Nickel oxide reduces the extraction of Nickel in a solution of 10 20 This way we obtain the Nickel sulfate as caking during storage and transportation

CN101560670A Method for refining high nickel matte

The invention provides a method for refining high nickel matte and in particular relates to a method for refining the high nickel matte for producing cathode nickel by adopting a hydrometallurgical method and using the high nickel matte as a raw material The method is characterized in that the refining process comprises the following steps directly casting the high nickel matte into a high

Extraction and Refining of the Platinum Metals Johnson

A major development in the world s platinum industry took place in the early nineteen twenties when large deposits of platinum bearing ore were discovered in the Transvaal in South Africa This led to the formation in 1931 of Rustenburg Platinum Mines Limited to work these deposits and this company remains to this day the only platinum producer in South Africa and the only major producer in

The Extraction of Copper Chemistry LibreTexts

The copper II ions are removed again from the organic solvent by reaction with fresh sulfuric acid producing a much more concentrated copper II sulfate solution than before Electrolysis of the new solution Copper II ions are deposited as copper on the cathode for the electrode equation see under the purification of copper below

Nickel Mining and Processing Everything you Need to Know

The Basics of Nickel Mining and Processing Where metals are involved nickel is an important material in our lives From every day home to life to high volume businesses we use nickel more often than we realize This reveals the importance of nickel mining and its impact on daily life What is Nickel Used For for marking steel super alloys

CN102234721A Treatment method of nickel cobalt material

The invention provides a treatment method of a cobalt containing material belonging to the technical field of non ferrous metal smelting In the treatment method through six steps such as peroxidation roasting sulfuric acid leaching N902 extraction of copper chemical iron calcium magnesium removal P204 extraction and impurity removal P507 extraction and separation of nickel cobalt

Nickel Extraction

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Method of extraction of nickel sulfate

A method of producing Nickel sulfate includes the combined evaporation crystallization obesogenic solution after the electrorefining of copper with a ratio of Fe Cu is 1 5 3 0 1 when the vacuum 1 96 9 81 kPa the dissolution of Nickel sulfate in a mixture circulating mother liquor and condensate taken in the ratio 1 2 4 carbonation

Solvent extraction separation and recovery of copper

copper nickel and cobalt from the leach liquor of a sulphide concentrate by solvent extraction has been conducted 5 where copper from leach liquor was

Nickel Extraction YouTube

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Solvent extraction of cobalt from laterite ammoniacal

This report deals with the extraction of cobalt and the preparation of a suitable cobalt electrolyte by solvent extraction from liquor produced by this method Nickel and copper are coextracted with LIX64N from an ammoniacal ammonium sulfate leach liquor containing about 1 00 g 1 Ni 0 30 g 1 Co 0 03 g 1 Cu and 0 02 g 1 Zn

US4221765A Purification of nickel chloride solutions

Aqueous nickel chloride solutions containing such impurities as copper iron and zinc and optionally cobalt and having an acid concentration ranging from about 0 2 N to 4 N HCl together with a total chloride concentration of about 4 N to 11 N are purified of said impurities by solvent extraction with an organic extractant of essentially tributyl phosphate TBP dissolved in a water

Extraction and Refining of the Platinum Metals Johnson

Smelting operations where the original matte is broken down to yield metallic nickel and copper anodes Electro refining operations where these anodes are dissolved electrolytically to produce pure nickel and copper and an anode slime containing the precious metals Chemical operations for the separation and refining of the individual metals

NIOSHTIC 2 Publications Search 10006835 Solvent

This report deals with the extraction of cobalt and the preparation of a suitable cobalt electrolyte by solvent extraction from liquor produced by this method Nickel and copper are coextracted with lix64n from an ammoniacal ammonium sulfate leach liquor containing about 1 00 G l ni 0 30 G l CO 0 03 G l cu and 0 02 G l zn

copper extraction and purification chemguide

This page looks at the extraction of copper from its ores its purification by electrolysis and some of its uses Before you get too bogged down in the extraction of copper make sure that you need it for whatever syllabus you are using Extracting copper from its ores The method used to extract copper from its ores depends on the nature of

Nickel and its extraction LinkedIn SlideShare

May 03 2018 · 2 EXTRACTION OF NICKEL The extraction of nickel and ferronickel from laterite and sulfide ores Laterite ores occur as saprolite smectite and limonite layers because of their different compositions and mineralogy they require different methods of extraction Cu₈Ni₁₆Fe₁₀ Saprolite which has a relatively low iron content

Copper Recovery by Solvent Extraction Techniques

Since it is common for the copper solvent extraction plant to supply feed electrolyte to an electrowinning plant it is useful to combine the operating costs for the two plants when comparing costs of copper recovery by solvent extraction techniques with those for cementation

Hydrometallurgical recovery of copper from leach liquor of

leach liquor containing cobalt II nickel II and manganese II Design methodology approach The investigations have been undertaken in order to determine the influence of major parameters on the extraction process of copper II from the leach liquor of

Extraction method of nickel and cobalt from silicate

According to the method of extraction of Nickel and cobalt RF application No 98100271 extraction of target components perform under pressure in the presence of acid oxygen and halide ions of copper from the formed suspension liquor containing Nickel and cobalt and their selective deposition in the form of hydroxides Department of

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How Hydrometallurgy and the SX EW Process Made Copper

How Hydrometallurgy and the SX EW Process Made Copper the Green Metal known as pregnant liquor is recovered and then contacted with an organic solvent referred to as the extractant in the solvent extraction stage SX Here the copper is extracted away from the aqueous phase leaving behind most of the impurities that were in the leach

Extraction of copper from aqueous solutions

Starting mass ratio of copper ions in pulp solution and nickel in solid residue from atmospheric leaching is maintained at 0 02 0 15 1 As sulfate solution for oxidative leaching in autoclave reversible nickel anodic liquor with addition of predetermined copper ion amount is used

Autoclave Leaching of Copper Nickel Matte

However at 1 300 and 1 700 rpm over 95 pct of the copper and nickel tests 11 12 was extracted but only 88 and 93 pct of the copper and nickel respectively were extracted at 700 rpm test 10 At 100 rpm test 9 the copper extraction further decreased to 24 pct but the iron extraction increased