Substance Name: Electrolytes, copper-manufg.
- A solution used in the electrolytic refining of copper. The composition varies according to the particular process involved. The electrolyte generally contains high levels of copper and nickel ions and lower levels of impurity metal ions such as cobalt, lead, arsenic, bismuth, iron, selenium, tellurium, zinc and other non-ferrous metal ions. It also contains high levels of salts such as sodium sulfate, and low levels of organic reagents.