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Recovery of Metals by Electrodeposition.

Authors
Gomes-JM; Pool-DL; Wong-M
Source
U S Pat 3 711 386 1973 Jan; :
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
10011932
Abstract
Fe, mn, and w were recovered economically and efficiently from slag by the electrolysis of a silicate/chloride 2-phase melt with graphite electrodes, the anode in contact with both phases, and the cathode with the chloride phase. Thus, nacl with napo3 and b2o3 to enhance diffusion of metal ions between layers, were added to slag containing sio2 42, na2o 18, feo 11, wo3 0.8, and mno 14 pct. After 4 electrolysis cycles at 1,000 deg. C metal recovery was fe 57.2, Mn 36.5, and w 62.5 pct.
Publication Date
19730101
Document Type
PA;
Fiscal Year
1973
Identifying No.
PAT 3,711,386
NIOSH Division
RERC;
Source Name
U.S. Pat. 3,711,386; Jan. 16, 1973; Chem. Abstr. 79:12,948J
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