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Pexowet 516

Wetting agent for oil- and synthetic-based drilling fluids

Chemistry Type: Alkyl polyamide complex ester

Function(s): Drilling Fluid Additives

Pexowet 516 oil-based mud wetting agent surfactant preferentially wets drill solids to enhance rheology and emulsion stability in both synthetic and traditional invert emulsion fluids.

Key Advantages

  • Preferentially wets drill solids and barite to improve emulsion and electrical stability
  • Compatible with all synthetic and diesel-based drilling fluids
  • Effective in low concentrations
  • Improves contamination resistance when water flows are encountered
  • Aids in reconditioning mud
Color Other
Physical Form
Specific Gravity
0.92 @ room temperature (RT)
Acid Number
Solvent or Water Based
Mechanical Stability

Product Availability

Asia (excl. China, incl. India), China, EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa), Latin America, North America, South Pacific

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Related Documents & Downloads

OMNOVA Chemical Technical Data Sheet
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