Foming Agent - DEVA FOM


DEVA – FOM is a water soluble product formulated to be especially effective in fresh water.


DEVA – FOM is used in stiff foam and mud misting operation. It is useful in drilling unstable formulations, large diameter holes and in low circulation conditions. In a wide range of varying drilling conditions it produces high quality foam.

DEVA – FOM also reduces sticking tendency of wet clays.


Concentrations of DEVA – FOM used vary from 0.5 to 2% by volume.

For mist drying, typical treatment levels are 5-10 litre of DEVA – FOM in 1 m³ of water.

In stiff foam 5-20 m1 of DEVA – FOM in 1 m³ of mud slurry are used.

Typical Properties

Appearance clear solution
Specific Gravity Approx.. 1.03
pH 1% solution 7 - 8
Flammability not flammable

Health and Safety

Detailed information on handling and eventual precautions to be observed in the use of the product can be found in our relevant Health and safety Information Sheet.


55 US gall. Non-returnable iron drums.
Dimensions: 60 X 90 cms.
Customers are urged to ensure that the products are entirely suitable for their own purposes. Deva Drill Tech can frequently help in these technical matters, if required.