iron ore sintering with charcoal: mineral processing and jul 18, 2013 · (2007). iron ore sintering with charcoal. mineral processing and extractive metallurgy: vol. 116, no. 2, pp. 8592. r. lovel, k. vining, m. dell'amico 78 2007mineral processing crushing, a form of comminution, one of the unit operations of mineral processing in the field of extractive metallurgy, mineral processing, also known as ore dressing, is the process of separating commercially valuable minerals from their ores. (pdf) strategies for processing lowgrade iron ore mineralslowgrade iron ore minerals, mineral processing ampextractive metallurgy review, 30:4, 361371, doi: 10.1080/08827500903185208 to link to this article: g/10.1080/08827500903185208 iron ore mineral processing overview researchgatedownload citation iron ore mineral processing overview several s of iron ore price increases, coupled with a period of strong global demand for raw materials, presented iron and steel mineral processing dewatering is an important process in mineral processing. the purpose of dewatering is to remove water absorbed by the particles which increases the pulp density. this is done for a number of reasons, specifically, to enable ore handling and concentrates to be transported easily, allow further processing to occur and to dispose of the gangue. recent advances in iron ore sintering: mineral processing and acknowledgement. this paper was originally presented at the iron ore 2015 conference (1315 july 2015, perth, western australia) and has subsequently been revised and extended before consideration by mineral processing and extractive metallurgy with permission from the ausimm.