Economic, water and energy evaluation of early rejection of gangue from copper ores using a dry sand fluidised bed separator
George V Franks, Elizaveta Forbes, Jun Oshitani, Robin J Batterham
International Journal of Mineral Processing | ELSEVIER | Published : 2015
This study was partially supported by the Industrial Technology Research Grant Program in 2008 from the New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization (NEDO)of Japan. Thanks to the Australian Academy of Science and the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science for the Bilateral Exchange Fellowship for GVF to visit Okayama in September 2012. Thanks to Rowan Sonsie for helping with some of the spreadsheet calculation. Thanks to Malcolm Powell and Grant Ballantyne (JKMRC) for the helpful discussions.