electrowinning and smelting are the final stages of gold production. the concentrated gold solutions produced in the elution circuit (pregnant eluate and by the sunrise reactor are passed through the electrowinning cells which converts the gold ions (charged gold particles) in the solution into solid gold.
a more recent paper “roasting of arsenical gold ores and concentrates” by f. r. archibald contains a bibliography listing 23 references on the subject of roasting gold and silver ores. there are four general types of roasting furnace in use: the horizontal multiple-spindle type of which the edwards furnace and modifications of it are typical;
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rising wealth fosters demand for technology and luxury products securing a lasting demand for gold. however if you want to run a sustainable business you need a more economically viable mean of extracting gold from existing reserves as well as from refractory low-grade ores.
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gold mining in south africa began in 1886 with the witerwatersrand gold rush. thanks to the discovery of gold urbanisation and industrialisation drove the development of johannesburg known as the city of gold as well as its surrounding areas. before mining can commence it is the task of