The Mosaic Co. is the world’s leading integrated producer and marketer of concentrated phosphate and potash, two key ingredients in plant fertilizer. Much of Mosaic’s phosphate mining production is located in Florida, USA, where phosphate rock is uncovered from beneath sandy overburden by draglines, slurrified and sent through pipelines to a processing facility. The facility employs a series of washing, vibrating, and flotation stations to separate the phosphate from the sand and clay.
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