Cleaning and Degreasing
Solutions for Refining

Efficient and effective chemical solutions to solve refining and processes issues

You Can’t Afford a Slow Down

As slurry enters your refinery, is refined, and then transported out across the country, cleanliness plays an integral role in each operation. Not only do fouled pipelines and equipment impact product quality, but also the efficiency of your operations. To keep your operations at peak performance, you need fast, effective chemistry.

Effective, Customized Solutions At Every Step

Combining science & service for unparalleled solutions

Differentiating your services means finding new efficiencies in everything you do. We can help you do that. At Guardian, our field experts conduct on-site visits to get to the heart of the issues that are impeding your work. From separation, conversion, treating, and even transport, we can create customized solutions that effectively minimize inefficiencies from start to finish.


Cleaning & Degreasing

We specialize in reducing the overall costs of maintenance and turnarounds for all your equipment and machinery with industry-leading solutions and more effective field cleaning procedures to deal with grease, wax, sand, hydrocarbons, and any other fouling material.
Our expertise combined with our dedicated partnerships with our clients for their chemical cleaning projects ensures safe and efficient cleaning, optimized equipment performance, and improved production capabilities.

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Oil & Gas Production Enhancement

Whatever operational and production problems you face, Guardian has the chemical expertise you need. Our extensive product lineup can quickly and efficiently remove contaminant buildup in your exchanger systems and improve flow rate to keep your production running at optimum capacity.
Whether you’re dealing with sand, asphaltenes, wax, or other contaminants, Guardian chemicals have a dedicated team in the field and in the lab to find the right solution for your system.

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Scavengers & Degreasers

H2S and Lower Explosive Limit (LEL) control is critical to your operations both onsite and as part of transportation. Whatever inspection schedule you’re on, we can ensure that your tanks are degassed of fumes quickly, effectively, and safely with our scavenging solutions.
We understand that as you’re cleaning tanks and vessels, dangerous gasses may be caught in the sludge, which is why our scavengers are formulated to clean as well as degas to optimize safety and efficiency.

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Metal Prep

In preparing metal components for return to the field, efficacy and safety are of top concern. Parts washers and hot tanks require customized solutions to meet your needs. Our chemical solutions include innovative blends of high-performance surfactants, alkalinity boosters, water conditioning agents, and corrosion inhibitors. We craft solutions to meet your unique challenges and can also assist with application and disposal

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Water Treatment

Water is a critical part of many production systems. We offer an extensive line of water treatment solutions designed for maximum efficiency of your cooling towers and heating systems that will ensure both the comfort of everyone on your team and product quality is maintained.

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Sanitizing & Disinfecting

It’s more important than ever to ensure you’re taking steps to protect the health and well-being of your workers because viruses, bacteria, and fungi can stay on surfaces from hours to days. Guardian’s wide variety of hard surface cleaners, sanitizers, and disinfectant chemicals are made to ensure the cleanliness of contaminated surfaces.

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There’s No Challenge We Won’t Tackle

At Guardian Chemicals, we wield our decades of industry expertise, relentless pursuit of innovation, and incomparable commitment to service to transform your business.

Our solutions help reduce operational inefficiencies at every step; from reducing the time needed for regular cleanings, shutdowns and turnarounds to ensuring your storage and transportation equipment pass inspection. And we do so by using our laboratory resources to create customized solutions.

Some of these include:

  • Formulations for the removal of iron sulphide that reduces system fouling and under deposit corrosion, without releasing hydrogen sulphide from the complex
  • Solutions to tackle issues related to the accumulation of sand
  • Safe and effective chemistry for tank cleaning and degassing
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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Get in touch

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.
We Believe In Doing Better

Dare to do differently when you have a chemical partner in your corner.

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