NISOC SPECIFICATION
DRILLING FLUIDS PRODUCT DATA

BENTONITE

 


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Product Description :

 

   It  is  colloidal  clay  containing  sodium – montmorillonite  with

   trade name of BENTONITE or GEL, has  swelling capacity

   in water. It also has very  high gel strength and law  permeability.

 

Application:

 

  •  
  • Filtration control.

  • Builds up impervious coating on the wall. 

 

Typical Physical Properties :

 

Requirements

Unit

Specification

Yield  point

m3 /ton

16  min

API filtration loss

cm3

15  max

Moisture Content

%

15  max

Residue on ASTM sieve  No.100

Wt %

2   max

Residue on  ASTM sieve   No.200

Wt %

2.5  max

 

 

 

Bentonite Continue:

 

 

Recommended Treatment:

 

   Add 10-25 lb/bbl

 

Source :

 

    KPA

 

Packaging :

 

  • 1 MT Bigbags, UV and heat resistance, with 8 PP belt loops

       each 60 mm wide, fully extended to the bottom.

    B-   25 Kg Kraft (70 gr/m2) , 3 ply and waterproof sacks.

 

    Marked on: Name of manufacturer, Batch No. and Production date.

 

 

Safety Handling:

 

  • Non – toxic, Non – combustible.

  • Use dust mask during usage.

  • Keep in dry and sheltered place.