Hydraulic Fracturing, commonly called fracking, is an oil and gas well development process that typically involves injecting water, sand, and chemicals under high pressure into a bedrock formation via the well.
In the oil drilling industry, among various operating fluids required for fracturing operations, HEC is used as a thickener to obtain good fluidity and stability of slurries.

MikaZone™ cellulose ether with high thickening effect, high pseudoplasticity, easy initial mixing by adequate delayed solubility and good dissolving behavior in the field are recommended.

The high viscosity of MikaZone™ Hydroxyethyl Cellulose(HEC) is recommended for hydraulic fracturing.

MikaZone™ Product Recommendations

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MikaZone™ MK60HE


MikaZone™ MK100HE


MikaZone™ MK100HEB


hpmc for constructions in oil field


MikaZone™ cellulose ether products are essential additives in many construction materials.

hpmc for daily chemical detergent


MikaZone™ detergent grade cellulose ether is suitable for all kinds of daily chemical and detergent products.

hpmc for oil field

Oil Field

MikaZone™ HE cellulose ether products are highly suitable in different oilfield applications.

hpmc for ceramics


MikaZone™ HE cellulose ether products are used by the ceramic industry in various applications.