Experimental Design to evaluate a reagent system for a nickel ore flotation. Authors. Jean Louzada; Ronald Hacha ; Marisa Monte and Mônica Cassola (a) CETEM – Centre for Mineral Technology, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (b) Clariant S.A, São Paulo, Brazil. MOTIVATION.
Experimental Design to evaluate a reagent system for a nickel ore flotation
Table 1. Factorsandlevelsapplied in 26-1 fractionalfactorial design. Flotanol(low: 20; high: 40); Montanol (low: 20; high: 80).
Figure 3 - Synthesis of the results obtained for theoretical recovery and grades of pentlandite in the concentrate at different size ranges.
These variables and their interactions presented higher probabilities: