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Title Beneficiation of phosphates : new thought, new technology, new development / edited by Patrick Zhang, Jan Miller, and Hassan El-Shall
Published Englewood, Colo. : Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration, [2012]
©2012
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Description 1 online resource (392 pages)
Summary Fueled by climbing food prices, the demand for fertilizers is on the rise. The phosphate industry is responding aggressively by bringing signifi cant projects on line across the globe. But meeting this unprecedented demand comes with a host of challenges: Environmental lawsuits have put a stop to one of the largest phosphate mines in the world. Other operations are closing because of the depletion of phosphate reserve. The increasing proportion of high organic and high dolomite ores has caused benefi ciation costs to skyrocket. There is a growing urgency for the sustainable development
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Ore-dressing.
Phosphates.
Form Electronic book
Author El-Shall, Hassan E.
Miller, J. D.
Zhang, Patrick.
Knovel (Firm)
ISBN 0873353587
0873353595
9780873353588
9780873353595