COPPER LEACHING FROM WASTE ELECTRIC CABLES BY BIOHYDROMETALLURGY

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Lambert, Fanny; Bastin, David; Gaydardzhiev, Stoyan; Léonard, Grégoire;
(2015)
  • Subject: Recycling | electric cables | leaching | bioleaching | copper | Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans | : Geological, petroleum & mining engineering [Engineering, computing & technology] | : Géologie, ingénierie du pétrole & des mines [Ingénierie, informatique & technologie]

This study examines the leaching of copper from waste electric cables by chemical leaching and leaching catalysed by Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans in terms of leaching kinetics and reagents consumption. Operational parameters such as the nature of the oxidant (Fe3+, O2... View more
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