The Pilot Plant of the Department of Mines of Province of Quebec
P. E. PELLETIER ; J. WALSH ; J. P. BOLDUC
Preceded by brief general considerations such as the development of the mining industry in. the Province of Quebec, the choice of plant location, the types of problems studied etc., the paper gives a complete description of this new research and treatment center for metallic, non-metallic and asbestos ores. Facilities for carrying out operations in the three sections of the plant - the sampling section, the ore treatment section and the asbestos section - are fully discussed as well as laboratory facilities for (a) the preliminary testing of ores prior to pilot plant treatment and (b) the grading and testing of asbestos fibre.
Asbestos, asbestos, pilot plant, Province of Quebec, Quebec City, Ore, Pilot plant, Pilot plants, Plants, Quebec, Sampling, Treatment