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Biotechnology for the mining, metal-refining, and fossil fuel processing industries

Workshop on Biotechnology for the Mining, Metal-Refining, and Fossil Fuel Processing Industries (1985 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

Biotechnology for the mining, metal-refining, and fossil fuel processing industries

proceedings of a workshop held at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, May 28-30, 1985

by Workshop on Biotechnology for the Mining, Metal-Refining, and Fossil Fuel Processing Industries (1985 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)

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Published by J. Wiley in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mining engineering -- Congresses.,
  • Metallurgy -- Congresses.,
  • Fuel -- Congresses.,
  • Biotechnology -- Congresses.

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    Other titlesWorkshop on Biotechnology for the Mining, Metal-Refining, and Fossil Fuel Processing Industries.
    Statementsponsored by the National Science Foundation, General Electric Company, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and EG&G Idaho, Inc. ; co-editors, Henry L. Ehrlich and David S. Holmes.
    SeriesBiotechnology and bioengineering symposium,, no. 16
    ContributionsEhrlich, Henry Lutz, 1925-, Holmes, David S., National Science Foundation (U.S.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTN5 .W56 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 386 p. :
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2304466M
    ISBN 100471851027
    LC Control Number86179289

      For some companies, however, there is a need for an alternative dynamic solution. As an emissions-free fuel that has been used in new mining processing applications, heavy-duty vehicles, and in electricity generation, hydrogen has the flexibility to address some of the processing and operational challenges being experienced by the mining sector.   Our economies run primarily on fossil fuels, a reality whose environmental and health impacts we need to face up to and address urgently. With 66% of our energy needs being met with fossil fuels, we have some way to go before we reach a low carbon and renewable energy mix [1].. We are all too aware of the direct costs of consuming fossil fuels – when we pay our energy bills or fill up our.

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Biotechnology for the mining, metal-refining, and fossil fuel processing industries by Workshop on Biotechnology for the Mining, Metal-Refining, and Fossil Fuel Processing Industries (1985 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute) Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Ehrlich, David S. Holmes. Biotechnology for the mining, metal-refining, and fossil fuel processing industries: proceedings of a workshop held at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, May[Henry Lutz Ehrlich; David S Holmes; National Science Foundation (U.S.);]. Biotechnology for the mining, metal-refining, and fossil fuel processing industries: proceedings of a workshop held at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, MayAuthor: Henry Lutz Ehrlich ; David S Holmes ; National Science Foundation (U.S.).

Biotechnology for the mining, metal-refining, and fossil fuel processing industries: proceedings of a workshop held at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, MayNew York, N.Y: J. The mining industry in North America and many other parts of the world will therefore need to develop and adopt more innovative technologies to prevent the decline, to remain competitive in the future, and to satisfy both domestic and world supply of strategic : Richard W.

Lawrence. This paper examines the actual and possible future applications of biotechnology in the minerals, metal refining and fossil-fuel processing industries. Firstly, the important chemical (and biochemical) principles involved in bio-dissolution of metals from ores and solid wastes, and in bio-accumulation of metals from process and waste solutions are reviewed, including leaching practices – past, present.

Biotechnology is an alternative process for the extraction of metals, the beneficiation of ores, and the recovery of metals from aqueous systems. Currently, microbial-based processes are used for leaching copper and uranium, enhancing the recovery of gold from refractory ores, and treating industrial wastewater to recover metal values.

The Potential of Biotechnology in the Mining Industry Article (PDF Available) in Mineral Processing and Extractive Metallurgy Review 19(1) January with 2, Reads How we measure 'reads'.

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In the refining industry. The book discusses techniques and methods of automatic control and of system analysis for use in mining, mineral, and metal processing industries.

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Applications of biotechnology are in use or have been proposed for almost all sectors of the mining and minerals industries for metal extraction, metal recovery, and environmental control. A recently completed study in Canada reviewed the status of biotechnological process development in different sectors of the industry and by commodity.

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Fossil Fuel Hydrogen Nuttall, W. J., Bakenne, A. () As the case for Climate Change mitigation becomes ever more pressing, hydrogen has the potential to play a. The mining industry is vital to the Australian economy, accounting for around 32% of annual exports.

The Mining Valuation Handbook is the most comprehensive book published on this subject. This Premium Finance edition has been fully revised, expanded and updated. Read More. The one thing that is common to all fossil fuels is that they: (a) Were originally formed in marine environment (b) Contain carbon (c) Have undergone the same set of geological processes during their formation (d) Represent the remains of one living organisms.

The process that converts solid coal into liquid hydrocarbon fuel is called.Summary. Some of the components that are likely to be involved in the respiratory chains that transfer electrons from the ferrous iron substrate of various acidophilic bacteria have been revealed by spectroscopic analysis.Processing and refining of coal and fossil fuels - Processing and refining of coal and fossil fuels Products As a leading global manufacturer of crushing, grinding and mining equipments, we offer advanced, reasonable solutions for any size-reduction requirements including, Processing and refining of coal and fossil fuels, quarry, aggregate, and different kinds of minerals.