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FLOTIGAM™ 5806

Eco-Tain Certified Collector for Industrial Minerals

Edition Date :
February 25, 2022

FLOTIGAM5806 is a sustainable collector for the direct flotation of apatite and other industrial minerals, such as fluorspar, spodumene and calcite.

FLOTIGAM 5806 was initially developed for the flotation of low-grade igneous phosphate ores. FLOTIGAM™ 5806 can deliver high concentrate grades (above 35% P2O5) with low contents of silicate and carbonate impurities.  Additionally, in commercial operations, FLOTIGAM™ 5806 required 10% lower dosages than alternative collectors previously used at the same mine.  FLOTIGAM™ 5806 has also proven effective to beneficiate spodumene ores to achieve the Li2O battery grade of 6%.

 

 

Benefits

  • Delivers high phosphate or spodumene recovery
  • Provides high concentrate grade
  • Low impurity grade
  • Lower reagent usage when compared to alternative collectors  

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EcoTain®

Products that offer outstanding sustainability advantages are awarded Clariant’s EcoTain® label. EcoTain® products significantly exceed sustainability market standards, have best-in-class performance and contribute overall to sustainability efforts of the company and our customers. Find out more about: EcoTain®.

Technical Information

Brown paste

Melting Point 42°C                 

Density (25 °C)  0.88 g/ml     

Insoluble in water