Working to sustain the viability of Australia’s carbon steel raw materials, the iron ore to steel value chain, the base and light metals industries and e-waste processing
Improving the performance and environmental impact of mineral processing operations
Developing Australia's rare earths industry
We’re supporting the development of Australia’s rare earths industry through research that addresses exploration, mining, processing, lifecycle analysis, recycling strategies and industrial uses.
Improved nickel laterite processing
A new method of extracting nickel from Australia’s low-grade laterite reserves could make millions of tonnes of untapped nickel laterites economically viable.
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Mineral sands processing
CSIRO uses its expertise in the area of mineral sands processing to help customers solve processing problems and improve existing production processes.
The October issue of Process explores the importance of measurement in the minerals industry and highlights key initiatives that CSIRO is working on to improve existing measurement systems in the industry. (12 pages)
The high price of fuel is hitting all elements of the Australian economy - including mineral processors. In this issue of Process, read how CSIRO Minerals is working to minimise energy consumption, reduce water usage and optimise processing within the minerals sector. (12 pages)
The October 2007 issue shows how CSIRO researchers are using sophisticated modelling techniques to enhance the performance of existing industrial processes and develop next-generation processes.