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copper sulfide

[′käp·ər ′səl‚fīd]
(inorganic chemistry)
CuS Black, monoclinic or hexagonal crystals that break down at 220°C; used in paints on ship bottoms to prevent fouling.
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Tenders are invited for supply and delivery of copper sulphide with 98.
Both holes 14TK0203 and 14TK0204 (see Figure 6 and Figure 7) intercepted net textured and disseminated nickel and copper sulphide mineralization.
The company) is focused on the discovery, exploration and development of PGM and nickel copper sulphide deposits in geologically prospective regions in North America, particularly Canada.
From February 2009 to December 2010, Finders successfully operated a 5 tonne per day Solvent Extraction/Electro Winning ('SX/EW') demonstration plant to test copper sulphide leach kinetics, optimise process design and provide data required for project finance.
White Tiger (TSX-V:WTC) has reported in its news release of the 3rd November that under its phase one program, three holes were drilled in a north-south section, 25 metres south or beneath drill hole GAZN-08-07 and west of drill hole GAZN-08-06 and all three drill holes intersected copper sulphide zones.
In the past, these have been a good guide as all EM conductors drilled to date have intersected copper sulphide zones.
We previously reported the preparation and characterization of copper sulphide layers on polyethylene film (PE) of various densities by the sorption-diffusion method [2,3].
Meanwhile, development in the Democratic Republic of Congo of what is thought to be the largest high-quality copper sulphide orebody in the world is marking time as risk insurers wait for a cessation to the war in that country.
The Snowbird Tectonic Zone is a geologic feature that is considered to be highly prospective for magmatic nickel copper sulphide mineralization and is known to host several deposits including Strongbow's Nickel King Ni-Cu-Co deposit in the Northwest Territories immediately to the north of the Snowbird project.
Anglo Asian,whos seeking for a long-term sales partner for its copper concentrate and produces copper in the form of a precipitated copper sulphide concentrate, which will also contains silver with commercial value as well as amount of gold from its Sulphidisation, Acidification, Recycling, and Thickening ('SART') plant at Gedabek.
Several nickel and copper sulphide occurrences and one nickel and copper prospect are identified in Ontario's Mineral Deposit Inventory (see Figure 1) and may represent the feeder system to the Raglan Hills Intrusive Complex.
In an August 28, 2007 press release, assay results from drill-hole number one intersected visible copper sulphide mineralization (chalcopyrite) in a peridotite geological setting.