gilsonite 0-5% packing in iran

Gilsonite 0-5%

Gilsonite 0-5% is natural bitumen with a little ash which is producing from Gilsonite lumps. Gilsonite 0-5% lumps taking out from mine and forwarding to factory for processing and converting to Gilsonite 0-5% powder or sorting in specific lump size.

Gilsonite 0-5% General Applications:

Gilsonite 0-5%, using in powder shape by some different mesh size in drilling of oil and gas wells. Gilsonite 0-5% is a part of concrete fluid which is injecting into the well. Gilsonite 0-5% has role of FLC (Fluid Lost Control) in drilling mud, especially in OBM drilling method. Gilsonite 0-5% also applying in steel making for melting, and using in refractory material making. Gilsonite 0-5% also using for making printing inks.

Gilsonite 0-5% Packing types

Gilsonite 0-5% using in some industries, by different shapes from lumps to powder in specific and customized size. Gilsonite 0-5% powder is offering in 30-40 mesh, 100 mesh, 200 and 300 mesh. So, based on order, our Gilsonite 0-5% packing in Jumbo bags, 25 kg paper or craft sacks or plastic base 25 kg bags. Also, after packing Gilsonite 0-5% in sacks, they are putting on pallet, shrink and strapped, and delivery in the best quality and standard packings.

Gilsotnite 0-5% Customers and export destinations

Gilsonite 0-5% normally forwarding to the famous drilling companies which are using Gilsonite 0-5% in drilling mud, all around the world, particularly in Middle East, CIS, South America and African countries. Also, Gilsonite 0-5% powder exporting to the printing ink manufacturers in East Asian countries, such as China, Taiwan, Korea, Japan.

Faragam Company producing and packing Gilsonite 0-5% under international standard regulations and exporting to esteemed customers without any limitation by the best quality and competitive price.

Gilsonite 0-5% Analysis


Name Standard Results
Ash Content ASTM D3174 5% Max.
Moisture ASTM D3173 1% Max.
Specific Gravity @ 25C ASTM D3289 1.11
Penetration @ 25C ASTM D5 0
Softening Point ASTM D36 210
Solubility, CS2 ASTM D4 81%
Color ……………… Black

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