dspaceThe Cape Peninsula University of Technology (CPUT) Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) repository holds full-text theses and dissertations submitted for higher degrees at the University (including submissions from former Cape Technikon and Peninsula Technikon).

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    • An environmentally sound gold recovery process for small-scale gold mining 

      Bouwer, Wendy (Cape Technikon, 1999)
      The gold mining industry has mainly relied upon the use of a highly polluting chemicals, such as mercury and cyanide, to recover gold from its ores. As environmental legislation has become more stringent in all countries ...
    • Bioremediation of gold mine wastewater using fusarium oxysporum 

      Akinpelu, Enoch Akinbiyi (Cape Peninsula University of Technology, 2014)
      The legislative requirements for handling cyanide containing wastewater have become stringent internationally. Cyanide properties make it indispensable in the mining industry especially for gold recovery. The resultant ...
    • Flotation as a separation technique in the coal gold agglomeration process 

      Moses, Lucian Benedict (Cape Technikon, 2000)
      Internationally, there is an increase in the need for safer environmental processes that can be applied to mining operations, especially on a small scale, where mercury amalgamation is the main process used for the recovery ...