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Oil & Gas Drilling Fluids | Oil-Based Muds | OC-390™

OC-390™

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Organophilic Clay

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

An organoclay is recommended as rheological additive in oil based fluids and drilling muds. Suitable for use in low aromatic oils and synthetic solvents. In addition to imparting excellent rheological properties, OC-390™ increases the carrying capacity and hole cleaning capabilities of the Mud. Additionally, temperature and emulsion stability will be increased and fluid loss decreased.

PROPERTIES, TYPICAL

Appearance

Off White Colored Fine Powder

Specific Gravity

1.57-1.60

Bulk Density

528 kg/m3 (33 lb/feet3)

Particle size Analysis

80% thru 200 mesh

Moisture Content

< 5%


SUGGESTED PRODUCT TREATMENT

  • In lower aromatic mineral oil-base systems add 2.0 to 16.0 PPB.
  • Good agitation & proper shear required to produce viscosity when new mud make-up.
  • Pilot testing is recommended in order to obtain optimum treatment dosage level.

PACKAGING

  • 50 lbs bags (40 bags / pallet)


The information contained on this page is correct to the best of our knowledge, but is intended only as a source of information. The recommendations or suggestions herein are made without guarantee or representation as to results, and we suggest that you evaluate the recommendation contained on this page in your own laboratory prior to use. Our responsibility for claims arising from breach of warranty, negligence or otherwise is limited to the purchase price of the material.

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