Biocide and Algaecide

Fermentation Preventer for Water Based Drilling Fluids

Biocide is an effective additive for reducing fermentation in drilling fluids. Biocide is specially formulated biodegradable and environmentally friendly product, which is used largely as a preventative to kill bacteria in water based drilling fluids.

Biocide Spec


  • Effectively reduces bacteria and microbes which harm certain mud additives
  • Compatible with a wide range of drilling fluids and additives
  • Environmentally friendly blend of biodegradable biocides and free of fluorescence.
  • Maintains performance at down-hole temperatures in access of 220 degree.

Recommended Treatment:

Concentration in the range of 0.2-1.0% based on fluid volume are recommended to control bacteria growth and maintain mud properties. The quantity use would be dependent on the driling fluid system, drilling depth and equipment.


Packaged in 5 and 55 US gallon HDPE drums.

Legislation and Handling Recommendations:

No Restricted by any regulatory agency.  Refer to the Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) for the product prior to use.