CLAY-STAR MT liquid is designed for use as a permanent clay/shale stabilizer. The product provides excellent shale and clay control and greatly reduces bit balling and mud rings. CLAY-STAR MT is compatible with all drilling fluids and bentonite, synthetic polymers and biopolymers. CLAY-STAR MT has a microtox threshold 10x higher than its recommended dose.
CLAY-STAR MT is used as a permanent solution to reactive or swelling clay and eliminate the need for detergent or thinning agents. The concentration will vary depending on the reactivity of the clay or shale encountered.
- Excellent shale and clay inhibition when used as directed
- Soluble in all water-based mud systems
- Mixes easily and immediately controls clay/shale swelling
- Aquatic toxicity tested and passes Microtox as recommended
|Typical Amounts of CLAY-STAR MT Added to freshwater|
|Drilling Application||% by volume|
|Reactive Clay/Shale||0.05 - 0.2|
|Physical Appearance||Liquid, Clear - light yellow|
|pH (10% solution)||7.2 - 7.7|
|Pour Point||-20³F (-28.9³C)|
CLAY-STAR MT comes in 20L (5gal) pails or 1000L totes with 32 pails/pallet