Real advances in water management require a re-think of the mineral processing flowsheet
Time: 3:20 pm
day: 27 April 2022
Current and near-term innovations such as novel comminution pre-treatment, pump design and coarse air floatation can cut water requirements and the amount of tailings to manage; and that’s before we get to large-scale filter presses that require 90%+ of water. This is why a holistic approach to water is vital.