Chemical Solutions for
Machining & Metal Working

Effective chemical solutions for machining centres and the production of metal

In Your Industry, Safety is Everything

The chemistry required for metalworking and machining walks a fine line. It needs to be as effective as possible, but it—and its application—needs to be safe for everyone involved. That’s true whether its hot tank chemicals for paint, rust, oil, and carbon removal, or the water treatment chemicals that ensure product quality during production.

You Need a Partner You Can Trust

Your success hinges on a chemical partner with industry-leading expertise

For chemicals to truly enable your business, you need more than just the right solutions. You need support in application maintenance that prioritizes performance and safety in equal measure. With your concerns in mind, our trained technicians can deliver effective and safer application methods.


Cleaning & Degreasing

We specialize in reducing the overall costs of maintenance and turnarounds for all your equipment and machinery. We have and continue to develop new chemical formulations and more effective field cleaning procedures to deal with hydrocarbons, sand, grease, wax, and any other fouling material.
Our expertise and partnerships with our clients for their chemical cleaning projects ensure safe and efficient cleaning, optimized equipment performance, and improved production capabilities.

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Metal Preparation

Guardian Chemicals offers a complete acid cleaning and descaling program for typhoon washers, hot tanks, parts cleaners and specialty parts washers. We support our effective solutions with superior service by providing recharges, neutralization, regular testing and optimization to help you at every stage in the process. We also help arrange for disposal by qualified and trained technicians for your complete peace of mind.

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Degassing & Scavengers

When it comes to degassing and scavenging, you want solutions you can trust. Our highly concentrated scavenger products are designed to selectively scavenge H2S fast, effectively, and irreversibly. It converts poisonous and foul-smelling H2S gas to a non-toxic liquid product. Many of our scavenger products can also effectively reduce mercaptans by over 90%.

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Foam is a byproduct of many processes. Our foam control solutions include typhoon washer products with ultra-low foaming agents, designed to be safe for soft metals, without sacrificing performance.

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Water Treatment

The first step in preparing metal for coating is often steam cleaning. To ensure the continued performance of your steam cleaning equipment, you need water treatment chemistry created to keep your equipment at peak efficiency today, and for years to come.

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Sanitizing & Disinfecting

Protect the health of everyone in and around your buildings from the visible and invisible bacteria, fungi, and other contaminants that can linger for days in the right environment. Guardian’s wide variety of solutions include several registered with Health Canada. All our hard surface cleaners, sanitizers, and disinfectant chemicals are made to ensure the cleanliness of contaminated surfaces.

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We Take Your Work Seriously

We make it our priority to understand your facility, your concerns, and your objectives. Because what works for someone else might not work for you.

Delivering industry-leading chemical solutions is a joint effort between our innovative lab researchers, and the service team that ensures you have what you need, when you need it. And above all, we don’t disappear once a solution is delivered. Whether it’s the cleaners and degreasers to service your equipment, the metal prep solutions that prepare parts of going back in the field, or the water treatment chemicals that keep your facilities heated, we are always on call to ensure the comfort and safety of everyone.

Our Proactive Partnership Approach

We don’t believe in ‘deliver-and-done’. True benefits revolve around the consistency of program execution, which is why we’re there when you need us both for regular servicing and emergency support for life.

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Our experts know your industry and will seek to understand the unique challenges of your business. Let’s talk.

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We come to you

Your systems and processes are interconnected. We’ll arrange a site visit to understand the bigger picture.

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We propose a solution
A solution is more than just a product—it is a complete program that results in lower life cycle operating cost and considers the impact on health, safety and the environment.
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We deliver fast
Our service is key to your success. We deliver with industry-leading turnaround times, and effective commissioning and training ensure that your system operates safely and effectively from day one.
Don't Let Inferior Solutions
Slow You Down

We offer chemistry and support when and
where you need it most.

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