Zeta potential measurements of rare earth element enriched apatite (NERC grant NE/M011429/1)

Zeta potential measurements of rare earth element enriched apatite from Jacupiranga, Brazil under water and collector conditions. Zeta potential measurements can be used to indicate the surface behaviour of a mineral under different reagent conditions. Mineral surface behaviour is important in processing and extracting minerals from their host ore, which can be energy intensive. Apatite is a phosphate mineral which can become enriched with rare earth elements. Rare earth elements are important in a wide range of products from iPhones to wind turbines.
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Geoscientific information
GEMET - INSPIRE themes: BGS Thesaurus of Geosciences:
Surface chemistry
Rare earth elements
-49.0000, -26.0000, -47.5000, -24.0000
BR, BRA, BRAZIL [id=860000]
creation: 2019-01-21
2016-10-07 - 2016-12-09
University of Exeter
Camilla Owens
Harrison Building, Exeter, EX4 4QF
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Role: originator
University of Exeter
Professor Frances Wall
Penryn Campus, Penryn, TR10 9FE
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Role: principal investigator
British Geological Survey
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British Geological Survey
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Data Quality

Zeta potential measurements were conducted on a Microtrac Stabino Particle Charge mapping surface chemistry device at Colorado School of Mines, USA. For more details please see Owens et al., 2019. Advances in Colloid and Interface Science.
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