Contamination-free milling to reduce particle size is a considerable process challenge. AVEKA Solution: AVEKA responded to the customer needs by using a proprietary ball milling process that uses a specially cleaned and conditioned ball mill with a ceramic lining in conjunction with high purity, high hardness ceramic media.

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