Case Study: Chromite mining and processing
Chromium mining and processing In nature, chromium is found as chromite ore, composed of elemental iron, oxygen and chromium (FeOCr 2 O 3). 1,2 heavily in about a 700 m vicinity around the Countries with commercially significant chromite mines include Russia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Turkey, the Philippines and India.2 Chromite ore is initiallyChromite- mineralogy and processing - ScienceDirect,Jan 01, 1988· Minerals Engineering, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 235-240, 1988 0892-6875/88 $3.00 + 0.00 Printed in Great Britain Pergamon Press ple CHROMITE- MINERALOGY AND PROCESSING F.GU% and B.A.WILLS§ % Dept.of Mineral Engng., Qingdao Employee's College of Mines, Qingdao, Shandong, People's Republic of China § Camborne School of Mines, Pool, Redruth, Cornwall, EnglandChromite- mineralogy and processing - ScienceDirect,Chromite is an important strategic mineral. In this paper, its deposition, mineralogical properties, and beneficiation are briefly reviewed.