Barite, natural barium sulfate composition formula is BaSO4 and due to its high weight, as developer and filler, can be used in two ways:

Barite, deep drilling: grade or high mesh density of 4 to 230 or 325 in high tonnage in oil and gas the drilling of wells, to prevent buoyancy forces are used. Under the standards for the production of barite drilling is OCMA and API.

Barite Crystal: high purity and frequently Mesh 1500 in the pharmaceutical industry, medicine and construction chemicals such as barium color, Cloths, rubber, ceramics, paper, glass, adhesives, industrial coatings, leather and as filler and Extensions can be used.