Water plays a significant role in copper production. It mainly participates in the concentration, hydrometallurgical, foundry and refinery processes. Considering it is a scarce and highly necessary resource, the mining companies are permanently searching for alternatives of water reutilization in their processes.

Matrix Clarifier is a system that separates solid suspended elements in a liquid medium by means of a hydraulic-mechanical process. This solution integrates structural engineering, dynamic-fluids, retention and settlement of particles technologies and knowledge, among other.