Xanthan Gum is dispersible xanthan gum biopolymer utilized as a viscosifier in
oilfield drilling, workover and completion fluids. It is a high
molecular weight polysaccharide produced by fermentation of
carbohydrate with Xanthomonas Campestris.
Appearance: cream colored powder
PH (1% Solution) 6.0-8.0
Rheology (0.28% Solution in Seawater)
600rpmNot less than 75 300rpmNot less than 55200rpmNot less than 45
100rpmNot less than 35 6rpmNot less than 153rpmNot less than 12.5
Loss on Dryingmax.15%
Particle Size 100% through 28mesh At least 95% through 42mesh
Dispersibility no lumps
PACKAGING & STORAGE :Product is packed in 25kg net multi-ply
paper bags or valve-pak paper bags. These should be stored in a
cool, dry place.