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Just under a year ago I was invited to undertake an audit of an iron ore operation in West Africa. The audit included both sampling and the on site laboratories. In essence the sampling was almost non-existent in that it was not representative and in fact the wrong samplers for the type of operation ...
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Oct 27, 2008· When sampling Iron Ore Fines being loaded onto a bulk carrier of 60,000 DWT, the international standard ISO 3082 indicates some 40 to 80 samples will be taken to obtain a representative sample.
The vast majority of inspectors follow the ISO 2859-1 standard. But about ISO 2859-2, -3, and so on? The relationship between these parts is explained in ISO 2859-10:2006 (introduction to the ISO 2859 series of standards for sampling for …
E877 - 13 Standard Practice for Sampling and Sample Preparation of Iron Ores and Related Materials for Determination of Chemical Composition and Physical Properties, crush, division, dry, grind, iron ore, pulverize, sample preparation, sampling,
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