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Leaching of the arsenopyrite/pyrite flotation …

2009-10-15 · LEACHING OF THE ARSENOPYRITE/PYRITE FLOTATION CONCENTRATES 1 MAHLANGU, T., GUDYANGA, F.P., and SIMBI, D.J. Leaching of the arsenopyrite/pyrite flotation concentrates using metallic iron in a hydrochloric acid medium. Hydrometallurgy Conference 2009,The Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 2009.Catalytic effect of pyrite on the leaching of arsenopyrite .. this study, the influence of pyrite on the leaching of arsenopyrite in sulfuric acid and iron-free 9K medium was investigated by leaching experiments and electrochemical analysis.

Arsenic Pyrite Gold Extraction by Alkaline Leaching Oxidation

2017-7-22 · Ore A contained approximately 61 pct arsenopyrite and 9 pct pyrite, and ore B contained 35 pct arsenopyrite and 24 pct pyrite. The low-grade ore contained only 1 pct arsenopyrite and 5 pct pyrite. Scanning electron …The Effects of Common Associated Sulfide Minerals on ...The effects of common associated sulfide minerals including pyrite, arsenopyrite, galena and sphalerite on thiosulfate leaching of gold were studied in this work. Sulfide minerals had significant effects on gold leaching because that the dissolved products of sulfide minerals precipitated on gold surface to form coating layer.

Investigation of steps of ferric leaching and biooxidation ...

2014-12-21 · We examined the ferric leaching and biooxidation steps in a two-step biooxidation process of a gold-bearing sulfide concentrate containing pyrrhotite, arsenopyrite and pyrite. Ferric leaching of the concentrate (pulp density at 200 g/L) for 2 hours at 70°C at pH 1.4 by ferric sulfate solution (initial concentration at 35.6 g/L), which was obtained by microbial oxidation of ferrous …2022-1-24 · Abstract: Aiming at the low leaching rate of arsenopyrite and pyrite-coated gold in a high-sulfur and high-arsenic gold mine in Myanmar, an alkaline leaching pretreatment process were developed to treat the gold mine. The effects of grinding time, solid-liquid ratio

Mineral and iron oxidation at low temperatures by pure …

The psychrotolerant strain SS3 catalyzed pyrite, pyrite/arsenopyrite, and chalcopyrite concentrate leaching. The rates were lower at 5 degrees C than at 30 degrees C, despite that all the available iron was in the oxidized form in the presence of At. ferrooxidans SS3 lfide Minerals Bio-Oxidation of a Low ... - Scientific This paper describes the oxidative dissolution kinetics of sulfides with gold occlusion within pyrite and arsenopyrite. Shake flasks tests and column leaching of a low grade gold ore from China were carried out with domesticated mixed acidophiles isolated from acid mine drainage. Both test show that the main factors accelerating sulfide oxidation was mainly temperature and redox …

An XPS and XANES Study on the Bioleaching of …

In this study, the impact of pyrite and pyrrhotite on the arsenic solution species in arsenopyrite pressure leaching were investigated by in-situ synchrotron X …Biological Leaching-Pressure Oxidation for Auriferous ...A process has been evaluated, on a continuous pilot plant scale, to treat refractory gold arsenopyrite/pyrite . concentrates. The process consisted of biological leaching to partially oxidise sulphides, followed by pressure leaching for complete sulphide oxidation and arsenic precipitation, followed by liquor neutralisation and

Catalytic effect of pyrite on the leaching of arsenopyrite ...

2018-2-10 · The pyrite-promoted arsenopyrite leaching in sulfuric acid was attributed to the galvanic interaction and the control of pH and redox potential, which led to the depressed formation of well-crystallized ferric arsenate (scorodite). But while leaching in iron-free 9K medium, the catalytic effect of pyrite on arsenopyrite oxidation was only ...Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: Evidence from XPS ...2  · In this study, the influence of pyrite on the biooxidation of arsenopyrite in the presence of Sulfobacillus thermosulfidooxidans was investigated by leaching experiments and surface characterizations.

Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: evidence from XPS ...

2011-8-17 · After bioleaching, no signals of iron, arsenic and sulphur originating from pyrite and arsenopyrite were detected, confirming a strong oxidation and the dissolution of the particles. On the surfaces of the mineral residue particles, elemental sulphur as reaction intermediate of the leaching process and precipitated secondary phases (Fe-OOH and ...Kinetics and mechanism of arsenopyrite leaching in nitric ...2021-2-1 · Abstract The main sulphide minerals that serve as gold carriers in low-grade raw materials are pyrite and arsenopyrite. Traditional methods of processing such refractory raw materials rely on high-pressure or pyrometallurgical oxidisation, which destroys the crystal lattice of sulphides and releases gold particles. An alternative method of oxidation is leaching with …

Frontiers | Arsenopyrite Bio-Oxidization Behavior in ...

The biological and chemical leaching of an auriferous pyrite/arsenopyrite flotation concentrate: a microscopic examination. Geomicrobiol. J. 53, 213–222. Google Scholar. Potysz, A., Van Hullebusch, E. D., and Kierczak, J. (2018). Perspectives regarding the use of metallurgical slags as secondary metal resources – A review of bioleaching ...Pressure oxidation of pyrite-arsenopyrite refractory gold ...The oxygen pressure leaching of pyrite has been studied with regard to reaction mechanism by oxygen-18 tracer tests, electrochemical simulation and …

Weathering Products of Arsenopyrite and Pyrite from El ...

2013-7-26 · constitute the ore, and arsenopyrite, pyrite, gold and scorodite (Burkhardt et al. 1987). secondary minerals, and quartz, The aim of this work is to study the mine wastes from the abandoned tungsten El Bollo exploitation in order to identify and characterise the secondary products generated from arsenopyrite and pyriteGold Pyrite, Pyrrhotite and Arsenopyrite Recovery2018-4-15 · Gold Pyrite, Pyrrhotite and Arsenopyrite Recovery. One of the more common classes of ores containing gold is when gold is associated with pyrite, pyrrhotite, and arsenopyrite. This is the area of gold recovery that has probably …

Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: Evidence from XPS ...

2  · In this study, the influence of pyrite on the biooxidation of arsenopyrite in the presence of Sulfobacillus thermosulfidooxidans was investigated by leaching experiments and surface characterizations.Leaching of pyrite-arsenopyrite concentrate in bioreactors ...2014-9-25 · A community of thermoacidophilic chemolithotrophic microorganisms was shown to exhibit enhanced efficiency of leaching and biooxidation of the gold-bearing pyrite-arsenopyrite flotation concentrate in continuous mode of cultivation. Under the optimal values of growth parameters, the degree of oxidation of sulfide arsenic, iron, sulfur, and antimony in the line of …

milling of pyrite and arsenopyrite to liberate gold small ...

2018-5-16 · May 27, 2021 Pyrite and arsenopyrite are regarded as the most important minerals that cause the low leaching extent of gold ore. This type of refractory gold ore is very common worldwide. Oxidation pretreatment must be performed to expose the gold particles before the gold leaching process ( Amankwah and Ofori-Sarpong, 2020 ; Hu et al., 2017 ).Weathering Products of Arsenopyrite and Pyrite from El ...2013-7-26 · constitute the ore, and arsenopyrite, pyrite, gold and scorodite (Burkhardt et al. 1987). secondary minerals, and quartz, The aim of this work is to study the mine wastes from the abandoned tungsten El Bollo exploitation in order to identify and characterise the secondary products generated from arsenopyrite and pyrite

2022-1-24 · Abstract: Aiming at the low leaching rate of arsenopyrite and pyrite-coated gold in a high-sulfur and high-arsenic gold mine in Myanmar, an alkaline leaching pretreatment process were developed to treat the gold mine. The effects of grinding time, solid-liquid ratioCorrosion Behavior of a Pyrite and Arsenopyrite Galvanic …2019-3-9 · In this paper, the galvanic effect of pyrite and arsenopyrite during the leaching pretreatment of gold ores was determined with the use of electrochemical testing (open circuit potential, linear sweep voltammetry, Tafel, and electrochemical impedance ...

Leaching of pyrite-arsenopyrite concentrate in bioreactors ...

2014-9-25 · A community of thermoacidophilic chemolithotrophic microorganisms was shown to exhibit enhanced efficiency of leaching and biooxidation of the gold-bearing pyrite-arsenopyrite flotation concentrate in continuous mode of cultivation. Under the optimal values of growth parameters, the degree of oxidation of sulfide arsenic, iron, sulfur, and antimony in the line of …Kinetics and mechanism of arsenopyrite leaching in nitric ...2021-2-1 · In order to analyse the behaviour of pyrite and arsenopyrite and the formation of elemental sulphur on their surfaces in a given period of nitric acid leaching, an experiment was carried out ensuring oxidation of about 50% of arsenopyrite ([HNO 3] 0 = 10%, t = 70 °C, the presence of pyrite at ratio FeS 2 / FeAsS = 1).

Gold Pyrite, Pyrrhotite and Arsenopyrite Recovery

2018-4-15 · Gold Pyrite, Pyrrhotite and Arsenopyrite Recovery. One of the more common classes of ores containing gold is when gold is associated with pyrite, pyrrhotite, and arsenopyrite. This is the area of gold recovery that has probably …Refractory Gold Technology2020-1-20 · as pyrite and/or arsenopyrite, unavailable for recovery by conventional leaching. In Sherritt''s gold process, the sulphide and arsenide minerals are completely oxidized by pressure oxidation, thereby liberating the gold. Subsequent treatment by conventional techniques yields typical gold recoveries

The Albion Process for Refractory Gold

2019-5-1 · Pyrite Leaching – Acidic Conditions FeS 2 + 15/4O 2 + 1/2H 2 O = 1/2Fe 2 (SO4) 3 + 1/2H 2 SO 4 FeS 2 + 9/4O 2 + 1/2H 2 SO 4 = 1/2Fe 2 (SO4) 3 + 1/2H 2 O + S The first reaction is the main pyrite leach reaction, however the leach conditions can be adjusted to favour the second reaction and minimise oxygen consumption if required. Arsenopyrite ...Refractory Gold Technology2020-1-20 · as pyrite and/or arsenopyrite, unavailable for recovery by conventional leaching. In Sherritt''s gold process, the sulphide and arsenide minerals are completely oxidized by pressure oxidation, thereby liberating the gold. Subsequent treatment by conventional techniques yields typical gold recoveries

milling of pyrite and arsenopyrite to liberate gold small ...

2018-5-16 · May 27, 2021 Pyrite and arsenopyrite are regarded as the most important minerals that cause the low leaching extent of gold ore. This type of refractory gold ore is very common worldwide. Oxidation pretreatment must be performed to expose the gold particles before the gold leaching process ( Amankwah and Ofori-Sarpong, 2020 ; Hu et al., 2017 ) rrosion Behavior of a Pyrite and Arsenopyrite Galvanic …2019-3-9 · In this paper, the galvanic effect of pyrite and arsenopyrite during the leaching pretreatment of gold ores was determined with the use of electrochemical testing (open circuit potential, linear sweep voltammetry, Tafel, and electrochemical impedance ...

[Investigation of stages of chemical leaching and ...

We examined the chemical leaching and biooxidation stages in a two-stage biooxidation process of an auriferous sulfide concentrate containing pyrrhotite, arsenopyrite and pyrite. Chemical leaching of the concentrate (slurry density at 200 g/L) by ferric sulfate biosolvent (initial concentration at 3 …Pressure oxidation of pyrite-arsenopyrite refractory gold ...The oxygen pressure leaching of pyrite has been studied with regard to reaction mechanism by oxygen-18 tracer tests, electrochemical simulation and …

Leaching of pyrite-arsenopyrite concentrate in bioreactors ...

2014-9-25 · A community of thermoacidophilic chemolithotrophic microorganisms was shown to exhibit enhanced efficiency of leaching and biooxidation of the gold-bearing pyrite-arsenopyrite flotation concentrate in continuous mode of cultivation. Under the optimal values of growth parameters, the degree of oxidation of sulfide arsenic, iron, sulfur, and antimony in the line of …Arsenic Pyrite Gold Extraction by Alkaline Leaching Oxidation2017-7-22 · Ore A contained approximately 61 pct arsenopyrite and 9 pct pyrite, and ore B contained 35 pct arsenopyrite and 24 pct pyrite. The low-grade ore contained only 1 pct arsenopyrite and 5 pct pyrite. Scanning electron …

Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: evidence from XPS ...

2011-8-17 · After bioleaching, no signals of iron, arsenic and sulphur originating from pyrite and arsenopyrite were detected, confirming a strong oxidation and the dissolution of the particles. On the surfaces of the mineral residue particles, elemental sulphur as reaction intermediate of the leaching process and precipitated secondary phases (Fe-OOH and ...(PDF) Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: evidence from ...Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: evidence from XPS, XRD and ICP techniques. Analytical and bioanalytical chemistry, 2011. Bernhard Elsener. Giovanni Loi. Giovanni Rossi. Marzia Fantauzzi. Atzei Davide. antonella rossi. Download Download PDF. Full PDF Package Download Full PDF Package. This Paper.

Catalytic effect of pyrite on the leaching of arsenopyrite ...

Kinetics and mechanism of arsenopyrite leaching in nitric Arsenopyrite and pyrite bioleaching: evidence from XPS ...2011-8-17 · The flotation concentrate was a mixture of pyrite (FeS 2) and arsenopyrite (FeAsS); after bioleaching, 95% of the initial content of pyrite and 85% of arsenopyrite were dissolved. The chemical state of the main elements (Fe, As and S) at the surface of the bioreactor feed particles and of the residue after bioleaching was investigated by X-ray ...

An XPS and XANES Study on the Bioleaching of …

In the present study, we investigated the bioleaching of arsenopyrite with or without pyrite by moderate thermophiles. In both chemical leaching and bioleaching, the addition of pyrite decreased the leaching rate of arsenopyrite. The arsenic speciation and minerology changes in the residues were analysed by X-ray Absorption Near Edge Structure (XANES) Spectroscopy, …The impacts of pyrite/pyrrhotite on aqueous arsenic ...2020-8-15 · In this study, the impact of pyrite and pyrrhotite on the arsenic solution species in arsenopyrite pressure leaching were investigated by in-situ synchrotron X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS). At an oxygen pressure of 28 bar and room temperature, the solution As existed as As(V) (0.5 M H 2 SO 4 coexisting with arsenopyrite (Aspy ...

The ferric leaching kinetics of arsenopyrite

2012-3-13 · reported. However, recent research has shown that the ferric leaching kinetics of pyrite wx wx6,7 and arsenopyrite 11 may be dependent on the ferric–ferrous iron ratio i.e., redox potential, and not a function of the total or ferric iron concentrations.. Boon 6 suggested that the ferric leaching of pyrite could be described by means ofwxArsenic Pyrite Gold Extraction by Alkaline Leaching Oxidation2017-7-22 · Ore A contained approximately 61 pct arsenopyrite and 9 pct pyrite, and ore B contained 35 pct arsenopyrite and 24 pct pyrite. The low-grade ore contained only 1 pct arsenopyrite and 5 pct pyrite. Scanning electron …

milling of pyrite and arsenopyrite to liberate gold small ...

2018-5-16 · May 27, 2021 Pyrite and arsenopyrite are regarded as the most important minerals that cause the low leaching extent of gold ore. This type of refractory gold ore is very common worldwide. Oxidation pretreatment must be performed to expose the gold particles before the gold leaching process ( Amankwah and Ofori-Sarpong, 2020 ; Hu et al., 2017 ).Pyrite−Arsenopyrite Galvanic Interaction and ...2021-3-12 · Comparative voltammetric studies were performed between high purity pyrite mineral (98.86%) and arsenopyrite mineral (content of 85.96% arsenopyrite, FeAsS; 11.84% pyrite, FeS2; 0.98% galena, PbS; 0.06% chalcopyrite, CuFeS2) in order to analyze the galvanic effect on the electrochemical reactivity of two different mineralogical phases when these are associated in …

Bacterial Oxidation of Refractory Sulfide Ores for Gold ...

2008-9-27 · Abstract. The microbiological leaching of refractory sulfide ores (pyrite, arsenopyrite) for recovery of gold is reviewed in this article. The underlying physiological, biochemical, and genetic fundamentals of the bacteria involved (Thiobacillus and Sulfolobus spp.) are complex and have yet to be elucidated in depth.The chemistry of acid and biological leaching of pyrite and …Corrosion Behavior of a Pyrite and Arsenopyrite Galvanic ...2019-3-9 · In this paper, the galvanic effect of pyrite and arsenopyrite during the leaching pretreatment of gold ores was determined with the use of electrochemical testing (open circuit potential, linear sweep voltammetry, Tafel, and …