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Refinery Safety

Oil worker practicing refiney safety

Fires, spills, equipment breakdowns and accidents can result in lost production and expose your company to liability risks. 3M offers a wide range of refinery safety products and systems engineered to help you prevent accidents...safeguard equipment...minimize the risk of injury...and ensure refinery safety and continuity of operations.

3M Personal Protection Equipment

Personal Safety

To protect your workers’ health and safety, trust in reliable, high performance personal protection products from 3M.

  • Eye, face, hearing and respiratory protection
  • 2-way radios for high-noise environments
  • Gas detection and air monitors

3M Anti Slip Treads

Facility Safety

Help prevent the spread of fire, smoke and fumes; protect against slips and falls; and improve overall workplace safety with innovative 3M products:

  • Safety matting and treads
  • Hazard tape and photoluminescent film
  • Scotchshield™ Window Film

3M Gas Detectors

Gas Detection and Monitoring

3M™ Gas Detectors and Air Monitors measure exposure to an assortment of organic vapors; personal portable monitors are convenient and easy to use.

  • Detect from 1 to 5 compounds simultaneously
  • Can be used as personal or area monitors
  • Analysis service available from 3M

Welder with safety equipment

Welding Safety

3M™ Speedglas™ Welding Safety Products offer the world’s leading solution for welding personal protective equipment:

  • Welding helmets and shields
  • Respiratory protection systems
  • Auto darkening filters

Learn more about 3M Speedglas Welding helmets and safety products

Fire suppression sprayer

Active Fire Protection

3M™ Novec™ 1230 Fire Protection Fluid provides safe, sustainable fire protection that won’t damage sensitive electronics or critical equipment:

  • Clean agent halon replacement
  • Knocks down fires quickly
  • Low acute toxicity
  • Zero ozone depletion potential
  • Low global warming potential
  • 5-day atmospheric lifetime

Learn more about 3M Novec 1230 Fire Suppression Fluid

3M Firestopping Products

Passive Fire Protection

3M offers a variety of easy-to-install fire barrier products. Prevent the spread of fire, smoke, toxic fumes with these caulks, tapes, mats, sealants and more.

  • Protective wraps for metal, glass and plastic pipes and ductwork
  • Through-penetrations of electrical, data or communications cables
  • For construction joints and gaps in floors and walls

Learn about fireproofing with 3M™ Interam™ Endothermic Mats

Workers containing a spill

Spill Containment & Cleanup

High-capacity absorbing materials from 3M can be used to contain spills and aid cleanup of oils, chemicals and other fluids:

  • Petroleum sorbents engineered to repel water
  • General purpose maintenance sorbents
  • Available as wipes, pillows, booms and other configurations

Events

Oil Sands Trade Show

Fort McMurray, AB
September 9-10, 2014
Visit 3M Booth #1025