CHEMICAL PROCESSING 101: MILLING

JOSH BASINGER | October 16, 2017

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Milling is the process of breaking down, separating, sizing or classifying a material or structure formed from a loosely compacted mass of fragments or particles. An example of this would be milling rocks to create uniform particles for construction purposes. Milling processes can also be used to remove contamination or water/moisture from materials to produce dry particles prior to transport or structural filling. Milling allows you to control the particle size of your product in the manufacturing process.  Particle size consistency enhances product flow rate and reduces the size, which can assist in the downstream process, depending on the product goals.

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