Petrochemical

DuPont offers a wide range of chemical protective clothing, from low to high protection, that addresses the varying needs of workers in the oil & gas industry. This includes protection from sulfuric acid & caustic chemicals (used at most sites), 

protection from solvents, such as benzene, xylene, and toluene, and flare line protection.

Specifically at petrochemical palnts, workers may be exposed to a variety of chemical hazards on a site-by-site basis. Sulfuric acid and caustic chemicals are used at most sites as part of the refining process. Many sites also use a variety of solvents, including benzene, xylene and toluene. Key activities include:

  • Taking chemical samples
  • Breaking lines
  • Loading and unloading rail cars or tankers
  • Drumming product

The products below are frequently selected for use in the petrochemical industry, but this is not a comprehensive list.  Please click the Industry option in the Product Selector tool at the top of this page to specify your unique challenges and find the garment(s) that best suit your needs. 

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Frequently Selected - Petrochemical

QC122S YL

Tychem® 2000

QC122S YL
Tychem® 2000 provides light liquid splash protection for dozens of common industrial chemicals.
QS127T GR

Tychem® 2000 SFR

QS127T GR
New! Tychem® 2000 SFR coveralls for chemical and secondary flame protection in a lightweight garment. Provides an effective barrier against a range of inorganic acids and bases as well as industrial cleaning chemicals.
TF611T GY

Tychem® 6000

TF611T GY
New! Tychem® 6000 TF611T- Elastomeric interface hood design combined with trusted Tychem® protection.
TP275T OR

Tychem® 6000 FR

TP275T OR
Sleeved Apron, Elastic Wrists, 49" Long, Snaps at Neck; Waist Ties, Taped Seams

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