Optimization Initiatives At Altonorte On The Path To
Flotation is an important technology to recover copper from copper slag. There are a few industrial flotation facilities for treatment of copper slag, such as Magma Copper San Manual facility, USA, Altonorte Flotation Plant, Chile, Outokumpu facility, Finland, Mount Isa Mines, Australia, Aurubus, Bulgaria, Black Sea Copper Works, Samsun, Turkey and Copper Mine Bor, Serbia (Stanojlovic and.(1) The slag treatment plant is the most critical project for the operation of a smelter. In last January, Minera Las Cenizas was assigned the treatment of the slag. (2) The critical aspect to start a smelter operation is the construction of two sulfuric acid plants The CODELCO s estimated date to start the smelter operation is April 2019.