Easy extraction of non-ferrous metals
Mining and non-ferrous metal companies use lime as a key chemical reagent. Many of their processes – from recovering gold or treating copper through to the manufacture of magnesium – depend on Carmeuse products.
Specific chemical reagents made from lime are need for processes such as working with ore or extracting and refining certain metals. This entails delivery of constant quantities with possible back-up sourcing, full quality compliance with manufacturers’ line design specifications, and uniform quality over long-term period.
Carmeuse offers a customized range of lime solutions for processes such as pH control or buffering, direct chemical extraction of metals from ore, chemical refining, and control of the environmental impact of this sector. It also provides its customers with complete application services, such as expert consultancy and milk-of-lime operations.