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IDP-404, a proprietary blend of anionic surfactants, is specially formulated for use in fresh water, salt water, and in low-solids drilling fluids as a wetting agent.

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Product Specification

  • Appearance : Green liquid
  • Specific gravity : 1.05
  • pH (1% solution) : 11.5 +/- 0.5
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Product Features

  • Keeps the drill bit clean
  • Slow breakup of cuttings in the annulus while being pumped to the surface
  • Counteract the sticking tendencies of clays, thereby reducing wall packing, bit balling, booting-off and formation of mud rings
  • Promote settling of cuttings at the surface in low solids fluid systems

Product Benefits

  • Effective in low concentrations
  • Easy to mix with water
  • Biodegradable
  • Compatible with other Baroid products

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