SULFA-TONE

SHALE INHIBITOR FOR WATER-BASED DRILLING FLUIDS

 

DESCRIPTION

SULFA-TONE is a salted sulfonated asphalt that exhibits the following characteristics in water-base drilling fluid system:

    A)  stabilizes shale

    B)  inhibits dispersion of drilling solids

    C)  lowers torque and drag

    D) reduces high temperature fluid loss

    E)  gives thin wall filter cakes

    F)  improves bore hole stability

 

SPECIFICATIONS

Appearance:  Fine black/gray powder

Odor:  mild sulfur

Specific Gravity @ 77°F:  0.90 – 0.96

pH, 2% in water:  8.5 min.

Bulk Density:  50 PCF

Lubricity Coefficient:  0.90 – 0.96

Solubility: Water – soluble>70%W/W

                  Xylene – soluble 20-30% W/W

                  Isopropanol – partly soluble

                  Kerosene – partly soluble

 

RECOMMENDED TREATMENT

For shale stabilizing control:  3 – 6 #/bbl

For wellbore and high temperature fluid loss control:  6 #/bbl

 

PACKAGING, HANDLING AND STORAGE

SULFA-TONE comes packaged in 50# multiwalled export sacks.

Eye Contact: Flush with fresh water for at least 15 minutes.

Skin contact: Wash thoroughly with soap and water.

 

PRIVATE LABELING AVAILABLE

Contact INTEGRITY INDUSTRIES, INC., for more information about private labeling.

 

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INTEGRITY INDUSTRIES, INC.  •  P.O. Box 5342  •  Kingsville  •  Texas  •  78363  •  phone (361) 595-5561  •  fax (361) 595-5588