Evaluation of Polymers for Oilfield Use: Viscosity Development, Filterability and Degradation
Water soluble polymers are used extensively throughout the oil producing industry for a variety of applications. Such applications begin with the drilling of a well, progress through chemical and hydraulic treatments designed to stimulate production, include workover operations which maintain production, and are significant in secondary and tertiary recovery operations.
KeywordsShear Rate Hydraulic Fracture Apparent Viscosity Viscosity Measurement Fluid Loss
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