About Gard Chemicals

Gard Chemicals is a private UK company, ISO registered to 9001/14001 and 45001 Quality, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety Standards. The company was first established in 1977 in order to develop, manufacture and market maintenance chemical products to service niche industrial applications.

Our industry-leading products are trusted by hundreds of institutions all over the country including local government, schools, hospitals, engineering firms, manufacturing businesses, transport and utility companies.

We consistently meet the tough standards required by our customers and we are proud to have a 100% vendor rating for the quality, environmental impact, health & safety and security of our products as well as the technical support we offer.

Gard Chemicals operates three very unique divisions which encompasses the following areas –

  • Industrial Cleaning and Maintenance Chemicals
  • Specialist Adhesive Cleaners and Release Agents
  • Bespoke formulations for the Rail Industry

The products manufactured within Gard Chemicals have been developed to be highly effective in solving the ever changing needs across industry, local and central government.

Numerous products across the Gard Chemicals range are independently tested and certified by external organisations to ensure they meet current standards and legislation which often varies across the continents we serve and support.

Adhesive Cleaners and Release Agents Range are –

  • NSF Approved (Global)
  • CFIA Accepted (Canadian Food Inspection Agency)
  • MPI Approved (Ministry for Primary Industries New Zealand)
  • Approved by Numerous OEM Manufacturers and Suppliers

With global approvals by external organisations the products have to also meet the standards laid down by our customers and prospects we work with,  and therefore carry industry approvals which meet the tough standards required by the many blue chip organisations that have awarded us vendor ratings of 100%, taking into account quality, environmental impact, health and safety, security and technical support.

Gard Adhesive Cleaners and Release Agents are sold direct to our large UK customer base; and also worldwide via our network of approved Distributor Partners, all of whom have undergone full product, technical and field training by Gard so that they can best assist and advise their customers on servicing and maintenance in order to achieve optimum performance.

Rail Industry Product Range are –

  • Externally Checked and accredited for use on different substrates.
  • Recommended by Rail Vehicle Manufacturers after their own internal audits and checks have been carried out.
  • Listed in ‘new vehicle cleaning’ manuals.
  • Approved by major Train Operating Companies.

Gard Chemicals consistently meets the tough standards required by manufacturers, leasing companies and train operators (TOC’s).