AbstractsBiology & Animal Science

Cyanide practice

by John A. Rogers

Institution: Missouri University of Science and Technology
Year: 1903
Record ID: 1541311
Full text PDF: http://hdl.handle.net/10355/17844


"The ENCINO CYANIDE PLANT was erected for the treatment of old accumulated tailings, which were worked by the "Patio" and "Cazo" processes. As with most accumulated tailings, which have been exposed to the action of the air for a considerable period, they have undergone changes, whereby, forming compounds which are highly detrimental to a solution of Potassium Cyanide and the direct cause of the present high consumption of Cyanide" – p. [1].