PENETROL® wetting agent is a water miscible, non-ionic surfactant designed to counteract the sticking tendencies of clay.
Available in 5 gallon container.
|% by Volume
|0.25 – 1.0
|1.0 – 4.0
|2.5 – 10.0
It is recommended that Soda Ash (sodium carbonate) be added to the make-up water prior to the addition of PENETROL® foaming agent for reduction of excess calcium and pH adjustment.
The above are generalized concentrations of PENETROL® non-ionic wetting agent to be added to water-based drilling fluids. The ultimate usage concentration will be based on local geology, application and mixing efficiency. In the event that further information is needed, please refer to the Product Data Sheet or contact your local Baroid IDP representative.