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A chloride method for bioleaching

Nicol, M.J.ORCID: 0000-0002-8757-161X, Rautenbach, G.F. and Van Buuren, C. (2012) A chloride method for bioleaching. Patent, WO 2012001501 A1 .


A method of recovering copper wherein a copper sulphide mineral is subjected to a chloride leach cycle, and then to a bioleach cycle in which the mineral is heated with a chloride-containing solution from the chloride leach.

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Murdoch Affiliation(s): Parker Cooperative Research Centre for Integrated Hydrometallurgy Solutions
Publisher: Bhp Chile Inc
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