Definitions

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  • n. Plural form of proppant.

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Examples

  • The so-called proppants allow oil and gas to seep out of shale; without guar, they would settle at the bottom of wells.

    Farmer Says: Hitch Your Wagons to Some 'Guar'

  • The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation lists more than 200 ingredients sometimes used in fracking, including biocides to kill well bacteria, "proppants" to pry open rocks, and "crosslinkers" to facilitate proppants.

    The American Prospect Articles

  • The industry will boost its consumption of sand and other proppants 20 percent this year to as much as 100 billion pounds 45 million kilograms

  • "GengSheng" develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of high-tech industrial material products, including monolithic refractories, industrial ceramics, fracture proppants and fine precision abrasives.

  • Signed five-year strategic partnership agreement with a North American fracture proppants distributor to develop and market GengSheng's fracture proppant products in

  • The increase in fracture proppants sales was mainly due to increased production capacity and growth in export sales, driven by strong demand from our US customers who use our proppant products in their new natural gas exploration technologies.

  • "GengSheng" develops, manufactures and markets a broad range of high-tech industrial material products, including monolithic refractories, industrial ceramics and fracture proppants.

    China GengSheng Minerals, Inc. Announces $10 Million Registered Direct Offering - Yahoo! Finance

  • A friend of mine runs Cudd, which is a frac company that's a subsidiary of Rawlings and he's been to India to look at - talk to their suppliers for ore beams which is the principal element of the gels, to Michigan and Canada for Ottawa sand and alternative mines for proppants.

  • It's those types of optimization things that we are in the middle of including sourcing our own proppants and trying to drive our cost down sourcing our own logistics driving that part of it down and that's really what we are focused on.

  • We are now sourcing raw-materials further into the supply chain including proppants to help secure high quality materials at lower cost.

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