In the field of extractive metallurgy, mineral processing, also known as ore dressing, is the Mineral processing can involve four general types of unit operation: . air are used in water-deficient areas, like areas of China, where sand is used to
Jun 21, 2017 Photo of a crushed stone, sand and gravel plant EPA promulgated the Mineral Mining and Processing Effluent Guidelines and Some extraction processes, such as stone quarries, may use large quantities of water.
Water is required for many functions on a mine site, including dust control, mineral processing, transporting tailings and site amenities. Most of the water is used in the processing plants and ends in KCGMs four tailings storage facilities