Dow Energy and Water
Dow offers a wide range of chemistries and world class separation technologies for use in mineral processing, primary and secondary extraction and mine water and tailings management, helping extract more value through operational efficiency, enhanced recovery and environmental protection.
Dow develops, manufactures and supplies products used in mineral processing, mine water management and tailings and waste streams. Dow partners with mining equipment and service companies and mine operators for the following applications: •Dust Control: additives to control dust while minimizing water consumption and application costs. •Flotation: chemistries for sulphide, non-sulfide and non-metallic ores to optimize recovery and operating efficiency. •Hydrometallurgy: ion exchange and chelating resins for enhanced extraction •Slurry Management: dispersants and rheology modifiers to handle slurries and pulp with minimum water and energy consumption •Mine Water and Tailings Management: world leading separation and chemical technologies for water supply, beneficial reuse, secondary recovery of metals and reagents, and remediation challenges such as Acid Mine Drainage.