Shale Inhibitors | SLB

Shale Inhibitors

Control reactive shales while drilling with water-based fluids

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Our portfolio of specially engineered additives is designed to inhibit reactive shales in water-based drilling fluids and systems.

In addition to the shale inhibitors below, we offer POLY-PLUS liquid clay inhibitor, POLY-PLUS RD readily dispersible liquid clay inhibitor, and BLACK FURY readily dispersible liquid asphaltite suspension.

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