Alumina & Bauxite

Lower grade ore, greater mineral complexity, tightening environmental regulations, and expanding political pressures create an ever expanding scope to be managed by today’s alumina & bauxite producers. Our programs provide added customer value by helping improve productivity, and optimize total cost of operation. Our approach is to align our program goals to customer key business drivers to help customers achieve their key sustainability goals.

Our Alumina & Bauxite Offerings

Nalco Water provides essential expertise to the industry with technically, economically and environmentally sustainable solutions. Our on-site, trained engineers help our customers achieve their goals by selecting and implementing technologies to increase recoveries and improve finished product quality, while providing the lowest overall total cost of operation.


Alumina & Bauxite and Water

Today’s alumina & bauxite producer is constantly challenged to improve safety, profitability, efficiency, product quality and the environment.

Water plays a critical role in virtually all mining and mineral processing activities.  It is a strategic resource with decreased availability and growing demand. Most of the water in the Bayer process must be evaporated, increasing energy consumption. More than ever, the industry requires solutions that demonstrate sustainable, ongoing water management.


Performance Through Solutions

Nalco Water is a partner that delivers economic and environmental value. We help increase yield/recovery, quality, conserve water, energy & raw materials, and optimizing process performance & increasing throughput. We use decades of industry experience, innovative technologies, and local on-site expertise to deliver the results you need. We do this with people and through the development & implementation of customized solutions including chemicals, equipment and services.

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