The Chemistry of Gold Extraction

The Chemistry of Gold Extraction

Book Title: The Chemistry of Gold Extraction

Author: Barry A. Wills

Format: Hardback | 682 pages

Publication Date: 05 Jun 2006

ISBN-13: 9780873352406

The Chemistry of Gold Extraction is an extensively revised and comprehensively updated edition of the well-known reference first published in 1992. It provides the broad base of knowledge that is now required by all those working in the gold extraction and gold processing industries. The book bridges the gap between research and industry by emphasizing the practical applications of chemical principles and techniques.

The technical reference includes in-depth discussions on:

Historical Developments
Ore Deposits and Process Mineralogy
Process Selection
Principles of Gold Hydrometallurgy
Oxidative Pretreatment
Leaching
Solution Purification and Concentration
Recovery
Surface Chemical Methods
Refining
Effluent Treatment
Industrial Applications