Mining and Geology


The mining industry is a growing market in Central and West Africa, and is considered one of the high-revenue markets worldwide. With the increase in the demand of productivity and cost efficiency in the industry due to advancements in technology; it becomes important for decision makers in the mining industry to procure the necessary devices that enable the workflow to move forward uninterrupted, and provides cost and time saving measures.
Prime Scientific provides various solutions for the mining industry ranging from the simple to the high-end. The complete workflow of generic mining laboratories from sample crushing and sieving up to final elemental analysis can be provided by our turn-key solutions. Prime Scientific also provides different service packages to tailor to the urgent needs of mining plants; that require minimum downtime and reliability in performance.

References for mining:

  1. An Atomic-Absorption Method for the Determination of Gold in Large Samples of Geologic Materials, GEOLOGICAL SURVEY CIRCULAR 561, US Department of Interior
  2. Determination of Gold in Soils and Sediments by Fire Assay or Aqua Regia Digestion: Choosing the Optimal Method, Newsletter for the Association of Applied Geochemists, Explore #158
  3. ANALYSIS OF GEOLOGICAL MATERIALS BY ICP-AES IN DEPARTMENT OF GEOLOGY, SAINT-ETIENNE SCHOOL OF MINE
  4. DETERMINATION OF THE RARE EARTH ELEMENTS OF ROCK SAMPLES BY ICP-MS USING DIFFERENT SAMPLE DECOMPOSITION METHODS, Hungarian Geological Survey-Geological Institute of Hungary