Tailing dam disasters are not new to the mining industry. However, after the Brumadinho dam disaster in Brazil in 2019 where 12 million cubic meters of iron waste was accidentally
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Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the ICSOBA (International Committee for Study of Bauxite, Alumina & Aluminum) Annual Conference and Exhibition that was scheduled to be held October 12-16, 2020 in
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Coal-fired power plants in the United States generate about 75 million tons of coal ash annually. Compared with the 267 million tons of trash that Americans generate per year, it
Bauxite is a sedimentary rock that is rich in alumina, the base for making aluminum. It is generally easy to mine because it is found near the surface of terrain.
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As margins on ethanol products tighten or disappear, many ethanol producers choose to focus on value creation from coproducts. Dried distillers grains with solubles (DDGS) has long been an undervalued
Iron ore is the fourth most common element in the Earth’s crust and is generally extracted by way of open-pit mining operations. Recovering high-grade iron ore is a relatively simple
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Companhia Vale do Reio Doce (CVRD) is one of the largest mining companies in the world. Headquartered in Brazil, they have mining operations in 30 countries around the world. They
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Fly ash is the mostly mineral residue left over from burning coal by coal-fired power plants. Fly ash is pozzolanic, meaning that it has cementitious properties that make it valuable
According to a report from the Energy Information Administration, operating margins for corn-based fuel ethanol plants decreased to a multi-year low in 2019. This was due in part because production
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The primary starting material for aluminum refining is bauxite. Since aluminum is a reactive element and does not occur naturally, aluminum-rich ore needs to be refined to produce alumina and
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