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beneficiation

[‚ben·ə‚fish·ē′ā·shən]
(metallurgy)
Improving the chemical or physical properties of an ore so that metal can be recovered at a profit. Also known as mineral dressing.

beneficiation

The improvement in the physical or chemical properties of a material by the removal or modification of undesirable components or impurities which it contains.
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Partial redundant flows can be beneficiate only by flow witch exist in system.
Value adding' has become a national war cry as the country seeks more ways to beneficiate its raw mining and agricultural output.
The Falcon concentrator is a continuous discharge, high capacity centrifugal gravity concentration machine that enables the end user to beneficiate higher concentrations of heavy minerals.
It also demonstrates support for our vision of the potential for VRFB technology and underscores the opportunity for South Africa to beneficiate its mineral resources further through the development of new industrial opportunities.
Alternatively the initial metallurgical test work indicates that we can beneficiate the ore at the Isthmus Region into a pre-concentrate grading a minimum of 40% iron using dry magnetic separation.
He added, The agreement demonstrates support for our vision of the potential for VRFB technology and underscores the opportunity for South Africa to beneficiate its mineral resources further through the development of new industrial opportunities.
The drilling results to date from the Isthmus Region indicates that we are likely to define both a saleable lump grade product, and additional material that we could beneficiate into a higher value end product along with the Hardstaff ore"
Special studies / projects to identify, explore, extract, beneficiate and refine deep seated or concealed mineral deposits.
This achievement also underscores the opportunity for South Africa to beneficiate its mineral resources further and as a result develop new industrial opportunities.