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“God-blessed dirt” !

A red mud lake north-east of Mandeville, Manchester

That’s an alternative way of describing bauxite residue that a journalist used! But indeed, it is mentioned that there is up to 2,500 per cent higher concentration levels of rare earth elements in Jamaica’s red mud and there is also ...

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What if bauxite residue is used as a catalyst and challenge radically our perception on its applications?


What if bauxite residue gets neutralised and upgraded to a better raw material for metallurgy, and in the same time, leads to a high added value 2nd generation bio-fuel? Yes, it seems to be possible!   Read this paper:   ...

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Don’t dispose it, make products out of it!


Can bauxite residue give iron and mineral wool? Yes it can! Read more on the very interesting project “Novel Technologies for Enhanced Energy and Exergy efficiencies in primary aluminium production industry”, www.labmet.ntua.gr/ENEXAL/

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31st International Conference and Exhibition of ICSOBA in cooperation with RUSAL and Non-Ferrous Metals


31st International Conference and Exhibition of ICSOBA in cooperation with RUSAL and Non-Ferrous Metals. Bauxite, Alumina, Aluminium industry in Russia and new global developments.   September 3-6, 2013 Krasnoyarsk, Russia Visit http://www.icsoba.info/icsoba-2013 and stay tuned for updates!  

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Can bauxite residue be used in the production of cement?


BR is/has been used industrially in at least 9 countries, namely Belarus, China, Georgia, Greece, India, Moldova, Ukraine, Romania and Russia. The cement sector can offer both industrially mature and industrially promising uses for bauxite residue, BR. Even if the ...

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