Recording Now Available: Cyanide Destruction or Recycling
This webinar evaluates the options and what influences the process selection for cyanide destruction and recovery.
Damian Connelly is a Consulting Engineer, METS Engineering Group, with extensive experience in the gold, copper, lead, zinc, uranium and iron ore industries with particular emphasis on gold.
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This webinar evaluates the options and what influences the process selection for cyanide destruction and recovery. The cost effectiveness, comparison of common detoxification methods with advantages and disadvantages are explored. This webinar also looks at the safety and hazards of cyanide and explores various cyanide degradation methods so as to make it safe to people and the environment upon disposal. Case studies are examined so as to illustrate major hazards and mitigations that may occur and be implemented in gold processing operations. The various environmental issues pertaining to the usage of cyanide, including the effects on wildlife, monitoring procedures and strategies undertaken to prevent and control any risks due to exposure to the environment will be discussed.
Damian is a Consulting Engineer with extensive experience in the gold, copper, lead, zinc, uranium and iron ore industries with particular emphasis on gold. Experience has been gained in plant operations feasibility studies, detailed design, construction and commissioning, and all unit operations. He is an internationally recognised specialist in Mineral Processing having worked in north and South America, South East Asia, Africa and Europe. The last 30 years working as a Consultant Metallurgist for mining, banking and engineering companies has provided a broad range of experience. Damian is a Registered Expert Witness and has been engaged on many cases.