Barite API Grade


GLO BAR 4200

Global Drilling Fluids and Chemicals Limited Is the leading manufacturer of Barite as per API 13 A Specifications .Barite is the Most Popular Weighing Material used in Drilling applications .GDFCL manufactures Barite of Specific Gravity 4.2 (As per API requirements), ,4.15 and also 4.1 Specific Gravity 

GLO BAR 4200

GLO BAR 4200 (Barite ) manufactured by GDFCL is a high quality drilling grade Barite (Barium Sulphate) weighing Material used to increase the density of drilling fluids. It is the most widely used drilling weight material due to its high specific gravity.It meets API 13A requirements.


  • It does not react with other drilling Fluids or hamper their functioning.
  • It is chemically inert and insoluble.

Physical Properties:

Properties Value
Appearance     Free Flowing Powder
Specific Gravity     4.2 g /cm³ Min
Water soluble earth alkaline metals as calcium.     250 mg/kg, Max
Residue greater than 75µm     Max mass friction 3%       
Particles less than 6µm in equivalent  spherical diameter     Max mass friction 30%   

The GLO BAR 4200 manufactured by GDFCL is packed in 1MT-1.50 MT Jumbo bags,50 Kg or 100 Lbs Sacks and Other Customized Packaging. If the customer requires any other packaging the same is also available.

Safety and Handling:
GLO BAR 4200 (Barite 4.2) manufactured by GDFCL must be handled as an Industrial chemical, wearing protective equipment and observing the precautions as mentioned in the MSDS.

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