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  • Recovery of Gold and Silver and Removal of Copper, Zinc ...

    ing treatment for removing the soluble copper-zinc sulfates and other salts. The precipitate of gold and silver with remaining lead is then dried and prepared for melting. Lead in the precipitate lowers the quality of the Dore [13]. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to investigate the use of a very promising electrochemical treat-

  • Silver processing | Britannica

    History. Silver was discovered after gold and copper about 4000 bce, when it was used in jewelry and as a medium of exchange.The earliest known workings of significant size were those of the pre-Hittites of Cappadocia in eastern Anatolia.Silver is generally found in the combined state in nature, usually in copper or lead mineralization, and by 2000 bce mining and smelting of silver-bearing ...

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