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. 

Frequently Selected - Petrochemical

Tychem® 6000

DuPont™ Tychem™ 6000 TF198T GY: Excellent performance in the Type 3, 4, 5 and 6 category, application ranges from chemical spill clean-up to military and petrochemical applications.

Tychem® 6000

Model TF500T GY, Sleeve, One size, EN 14126

Tychem® 2000 SFR

QS127T GR, Coverall w/ Resp. Fit Hood, Elastic Wrists, Ankles, Waist, Storm Flap; Adhesive Clos., Taped Seams, *Must be worn over appropriate primary FR clothing.*

DuPont™ Tychem® 2000

Tychem® 2000 provides light liquid splash protection for dozens of common industrial chemicals.

DuPont™ Tychem® 2000

Tychem® 2000 provides light liquid splash protection for dozens of common industrial chemicals.

Tychem® 2000 C Gown

model PL50, Gown, Two sizes, Cat.III, PB [3], EN 14126

Tychem® 6000 F

Model CHA6, Hooded coverall, Attached socks, boot flaps, Over-taped seams, Thumb loops, Type 3,4,5,6, EN 1073-2, EN 14126, EN 1149-5

Tychem® 2000 C with socks

model CHA6, Hooded coverall, Attached socks, boot flaps, Over-taped seams, Thumb loops, Cat.III,Type 3-B,4-B,5-B,6-B, EN 1073-2, EN 14126, EN 1149-5

Tychem® 2000 C Boot Cover

model POBA, Boot cover, Slip-retardant sole, Knee-length, One size, Cat.III, PB [3], EN 14126

Tychem® 6000 F

model POBA, Boot cover, Slip-retardant sole, Knee-length, One size, Cat.III, PB [3], EN 14126

Tychem® 2000

Model TC285S YL, Crop Apron, One size, EN 14126

Tychem® 10000

TK554T LY, Level A, Exp Back, Frt Entry, Att. Dual Layer Gloves, Socks w/ Outer Boot Flaps, Dble Strm Flap; Hook & Loop, Double Taped Seams

Tychem® 10000

TK128T LY, Coverall w/ Resp. Fit Hood, Elastic Wrists, Socks w/ Outer Boot Flaps, Dble Strm Flap; Hook & Loop, Taped Seams