Xanthum Gum D

HIGH MOLECULAR WEIGHT BIOPOLYMER

 

Composition and Application

 

Xanthan Gum D is a high molecular weight biopolymer (poly-saccharide). It is used to

increase viscosity and Yield Point in water base muds.

 

Description

 

Xanthan Gum D is a off-white to yellowish powder.

 

Specification:


Active component 100 % Xanthan gum

Moisture content 6 – 16 %

Rheology (0.28% solution in seawater):

600 rpm reading min.75

300 rpm reading min.55

200 rpm reading min.48

100 rpm reading min.38

6 rpm reading min.15

3 rpm reading min.12.5

pH 5 – 7.6

Through 28 mesh 100 %

Through 42 mesh 95 % min.

 

 

PACKAGING

Xanthan Gum D is packed in 25 kg multiply paper bags.