Barite API Grade:
This product is a high quality drilling grade Barite ( Barium Sulphate ) used to increase the density of drilling fluids.it is the most widely used drilling weight material due to its high specific gravity. It meets API 13 A requirements.
- it does not react with other drilling fluids or hamper their functioning.
- it is chemically inert and insoluble.
Appearance: Free Flowing Powder
Specific Gravity: ...
Water soluble earth alkaline metals as calcium..
Residue greater than 75 um....
Particles less than 6 um in equivalent spherical diameter:...
This product is packed in 1 MT-
1.5 MT Jumbo bags, if the customer requires any other packaging the same is also available.
Safety and Handling:
This product must be handled as an industrial chemical, wearing protective equipment and observing the precautions as mentioned in the MSDS.
|Concentration of soluble alkaline earth metals as Calcium||ppm||250 max||185|
|pH before heating|
pH after heating
|Water soluble solids||% by wt||0.1 max||0.1|
Apparent viscosity after
addition of gypsum
|Wet screen analysis||Retained by |
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% by wt