The Hydrozonix EF80 disinfects, oxidizes and inhibits scale for the contaminants found in flowback and produced water without interfering with friction reducers or gels. In comparison, multiple chemical treatments are required to kill bacteria and control scale and H2S.

Comparison Matrix

  Hydronix EF80 Chlorine dioxide Liquid biocide
(e.g., glute/quat)
Liquid scale inhibitor
(e.g., phosponate)
Iron control agent
(chelating agent)
Compatibility with other frac chemicals
(friction reducer/linear & crosslink gel)
Friction reducer Gel        
Bacteria treatment          
Scale inhibition          
Iron control          
Iron sulfide prevention/treatment          
Hydrogen sulfide prevention/treatment          
  Favorable impact Neutral impact Negative impact