Iron Ore Pellets – are formed from beneficiated or run of mine iron fines. The iron is usually ground to a very fine level and mixed with limestone or dolomite as a fluxing agent and bentonite or organic binders as a binding agent. An iron ore material in the form of round ball granules, produced from concentrate. The pellets may be fluxed or non-fluxed depending on their base-to-acid ratio (basicity).
Production of iron and steel
IRON ORE PELLETS