What are collectors?

Collectors are one of the important Industrial reagents, used to change the mineral surface to water repellent and facilitate bubble-particle attachment. They come in nonionic, anionic, and cationic varieties.

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What are collectors used for?

Collectors can be used in the following ways:

  • Collectors are extremely important in mineral extraction.
  • Collectors are one of the significant floatation reagents.
  • Collectors bond to the surface of target minerals selectively and give hydrophobicity to those minerals.
  • They are widely employed in the flotation of sulfide minerals such as copper, gold, lead, zinc, nickel, iron, and other metals.


What is the Chemical Formula of Collector?

Collectors come in a variety of shapes and sizes, each with different chemical formula. Sodium Diethyl Dithiocarbamate and O – Isopropyl – N – Ethyl Thionocarbamate are two examples of collectors.


Are collectors harmful to life?

Contact with collectors can irritate the skin and eyes, and ingesting them can be dangerous to the gastrointestinal tract. Furthermore, dust or moisture inhalation can be equally hazardous to the lungs and trachea of humans.


Where are collectors found? What do Collectors look like?

Collectors can be synthesized in labs from a variety of precursor compounds, depending on the type. Fatty amines, for example, can be made from C12-C18 hydrocarbons, which are made from other common fatty acids.

Collectors can be found in various forms, including crystals, powders, and liquids having an oily viscosity. The colors vary depending on the type; some are dark brown, black, and white, while others are gray, pink, and orange.

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What are the Hazardous effects of Collectors?

Collectors do not usually constitute a physical threat, but they can induce acute oral toxicity. Therefore, the dust formation of these chemicals must be avoided as much as possible.


What are precautionary measures necessary to be taken to handle Collectors? 

Collectors should only be stored and handled by a trained professional to avoid any unfavorable situations. Adequate industrial hygiene procedures and the use of protective equipment are essential at all times. Furthermore, it should always be placed upright and never upside down, and it should be kept away from heat, fire, and direct sunlight.


Are collectors soluble compounds?

Despite their oily appearance, most collectors are extremely soluble in water, while others are only partially soluble.


Where can I buy Collectors?

Here at Camachem, we have Collectors for sale. If you require a large quantity of these chemicals, they can be shipped in a variety of packaging sizes. Camachem has been selling Collectors directly to customers all over the world.

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Collectors Packaging


How much do Collectors cost?

The cost of raw materials, logistics, and other industrial inputs usually has an impact on the price. The price of collectors per tonne is estimated to be between $1000.00 and $4000.00.

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What is the PH of Collectors?

Collectors are typically basic, with PH ranging from 9 to 14. The range, however, can vary depending on the type of collector.


Are collectors an Electrolyte compound?

Collectors, in general, are not electrolytic compounds because they do not dissociate into their ions.


Can Collectors go down the drain?

Because some collectors, such as Sodium Diethyl Dithiocarbamate, are highly poisonous to aquatic life, they cannot be dumped down the drain. Disposal of all collectors must be done following your state's or city's regulations.


What is the difference between Sodium Diethyl Dithiocarbamate and Isopropyl Ethyl Thionocarbamate?

The appearances, availability, manufacturing techniques, and cost of these two compounds are all different. Isopropyl Ethyl Thionocarbamate is a dark brown liquid with an oily consistency that dissolves partially in the water, whereas Sodium Diethyl Dithiocarbamate is a white, grey crystal that is highly water-soluble. Similarly, Isopropyl Ethyl Thionocarbamate costs around $4000.00, which is more expensive than Sodium Diethyl Dithiocarbamate, which costs around $1000.