Friction Reducers are used mainly in slickwater fracturing operations to reduce the pressure loss caused by friction. Solvay offers a wide range of polyacrylamide based friction reducers with high stability and ease of use to answer the demands of different water chemistries and reservoirs. FR-HS is a cationic friction reducer for use in high brines greater than 200 ppm total dissolved solids.
Global Business UnitNovecare
SynonymsFriction reducer; slickwater
|Chemical category||Chemical family||Chemical product|
|Amines||Fatty Amine||Fatty Diamines and Polyamines|
|Polymers||Inverse Emulsion polymers||AA-AM Copolymer|
Region of commercial availability
- North America