They are available in a range of viscosities from 1.7 to 3.9 cSt @ 40°C and, depending on the nature of the oil, they can be highly biodegradable and demonstrate their purity by meeting the US FDA 21 CFR 178.3620 (b) standard for incidental food contact products.

Features of the SIPDRILL Series:

  • Health, Safety and Toxicity.
    SIPDRILL fluids exhibit very low levels of toxicity & have excellent occupational hygiene characteristics. They contain only trace levels of polycyclic aromatics and are registered with the Offshore Chemical Notification Scheme (OCNS).
  • Colourless.
    The purity of the SIPDRILL range is demonstrated by their “water white” Saybolt colour of +30.
  • Volatility and Flash Point.
    Relatively low volatility and high flash points compared with solvent refined oils of equivalent viscosity.
  • Superior Oxidation Characteristics.
    SIPDRILL fluids provide good thermal and oxidation stability.

For a detailed breakdown of the SIPDRILL range and individual product features, please contact us for product specific technical data.

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