1 Froth Flotation Department of Chemical Engineering
several methods that are useful for examining froth flotation processes: (a) Ratio of .. Figure 5: Simplified schematic of a conventional flotation cell. The rotor Some of these compounds can act as collectors by attaching to mineral surfaces.
Froth flotation is a process for selectively separating hydrophobic materials from hydrophilic. . The development of froth flotation has improved the recovery of valuable minerals, such Normally the setup is a two stage system with 3,4 or 5 flotation cells in series. A variety of compounds are added to stabilize the foams.
Flotation machines constitute the basic equipment for useful minerals reco very from non ferrous . 1963 1976, the Institute of Non Ferrous Metals developed a series of pneu . nes which can be linked to form a multi cell flotation machine.