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Continuous Heavy Liquid Concentration of Brucite.
NTIS: PB 237 836 :7 pages
The Bureau of Mines investigated the use of a heavy liquid in combination with fluid cyclones to separate brucite from a Nevada ore on a continuous basis, using a mixture of dibromomethane and trichloroethylene having a density of 2.44 Grams per cubic centimeter. Single-stage cyclone separation produced a concentrate that contained 84 percent of the total magnesia at a grade, on a calcined basis, of 95.6 percent mgo. Work done in cooperation with the University of Alabama.
IH; Report of Investigations
NTIS Accession No.
NTIS: PB 237 836
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