In this review, solvent extraction technology in precious metal recovery and refining from nickel/copper electrolytic refining slimes and platinum metal resources from the Merensky reef in South Africa is described along with the resource characteristics. A brief summary of solution chemistry in hydrochloric acid is also given. Three industrial process flow charts using solvent extraction technology are summarized.
|Number of pages||18|
|Journal||Metallurgical Review of MMIJ (Mining and Metallurgical Institute of Japan)|
|Publication status||Published - 1987 Apr|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Metals and Alloys