Pipe Dope Remover (PDR)

Pipe Dope Remover (PDR)

PDR is a premium blend of natural terpenes and speciality solvents for the removal of pipe dope from downhole tubulars. Pipe dope is a very viscous blend of an oil with metal soaps and usually contains metal or non-metallic particles. These compounds can cause significant formation damage resulting in reduction of productivity. Efficient removal of pipe dope is essential to avoid contamination of the wellbore, reduce costs, improve productivity, and contributes to the success of the subsequent well operations.


PDR is designed to by used on its own or as a preflush before pipe pickling. Designed to be used as supplied and pumped to the bottom of the drill string then reverse circulated out. Duration of contact is dependent on downhole conditions. Contact time can be determined with laboratory testing

Features & Benefits

  • PDR is a very effective solution for removal of all traces of pipe dope from the inside of drill pipe
  • Compatible with other wellbore chemicals such as drilling fluid and completion fluids


Dispose of chemicals in accordance with local environmental legislation Local environment registrations.


Normal precautions should be taken for handling chemicals. Protective clothing, eye protection and gloves should be worn. For further, details please refer to the safety data sheet.

Suitable For:

suitable for Oil & Gas ServicesOil & Gas Services

Available In:

suitable for 210ltr210ltr
suitable for 1000ltr1000ltr

Shelf Life

Storage: 24 months