At every stage during the life cycle of a mineral deposit, from exploration to resource evaluation, mine planning, plant design and operation, product quality control, and through to closure and site rehabilitation, the information from mineralogical investigations should form an integral part of the knowledge base related to the resource.

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Current systems employed include; QEMSCAN which is the quantitative evaluation of minerals, and the MLA, a mineral liberation analyser system. Both implement chemistry and back scatter electron signals to identify the mineral phases and determine their degree of liberation within particles.