BYK Additives & Instruments

Additives for Drilling: Rheology modifiers

BYK-GO 8720

Low-shear rate rheology modifier for oil and synthetic-based muds


Highly shear thinning layered silicate rheological additive for water-borne systems.
Used in surface coatings, household products and general and industrial applications. Also used to stabilize emulsions.
Synergistic benefits are developed when formulated in combinations with polymer based co-thickeners.

Compliant with FDA and/or EU food contact regulations.