ENHANCED EXTRACTION OPERATIONS
Base, precious and rare earth metals are essential raw materials for electronic devices, electrical generation and many of today’s consumer and industrial products. Mining these metals has evolved into a specialized skill. Dow enables highly sophisticated hydrometallurgy operations and processes – from in-situ leaching (ISL) to selective recovery and purification. Through the development of metal selective media and ion exchange (IX) process expertise, Dow products and technologies have helped the mining industry recover valuable metals in an efficient and environmentally sustainable manner for decades.
PRIMENE™ Extraction Solvents
Dow offers PRIMENE™ specialty amines used for building blocks or components in a varity of products including lubricant additives, fuel additives, oilfield chemicals, refinery process chemicals, hindered amine light stabilizers and liquid liquid solvent extractions. These amines can be used for primary and secondary metals extraction including gold, platinum and mercury.
AMBERSEP™ Ion Exchange Resins
Dow’s AMBERSEP™ ion exchange resins are available in a wide range of functional groups for the extraction, separation and purification of base, precious and rare earth metals, as well as uranium. Applicable in a wide range of operations and processes. Read more.