Xanthan Gum Oil Drilling Grade


Xanthan gum is specially produced as a mud additive for oil drilling and exploitation. The appearance is pale yellow solid powder. Being an environment-friendly and high-efficiency mud additive, Xanthan gum oil drilling grade has excellent tolerance to the changes of temperature, acid, alkaline, and salt.

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Item Index
Particle Size, Mesh 40/60
pH Value (1% Solution) 6.0-8.0
Loss on drying 13 Min.
1% Solution Viscosity 1200 Min.
Rheological Property with Seawater at a concentration of 2.853kg/m3, (1 lb/bbl) Spec’s with Fann-35
600rpm 75
300rpm 55
200rpm 45
100rpm 35
6rpm 15
3rpm 12.5
Thermal Stability (stable up to) 94°C 121°C


Xanthan gum can extremely increase the products penetrating ability and suspending performance to small solid materials, and reduce the pressure loss during drilling. This Xanthan gum can not only fasten the wellbore but also decrease the damage to oil formation.

Xanthan gum can also greatly raise the efficiency of drilling, workover, and completion. As a biotype oil driver, Xanthan gum oil drilling grade can improve the oil extraction rate and utilization factor of natural resources. The more important point is that it can furthest protect the natural environment.


Multiply paper bag, carton box, or cardboard drums with plastic lining. (25kg net)


Rhodopol 23, Keltrol f, Xanthane Gum, Xantham.


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