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Darchem represent a number of overseas agencies, importing & supplying the following specialized products into South Africa.
The philosophy is to conduct business in an efficient way for mutual benefit of our
suppliers & customers.
Industries that are covered are mining, cleaning, personal care, water treatment, refractory’s, agriculture & refineries.

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Email us to contact a
sales representative today:
Nandir at Darchem

010 221 1197

Below Chemicals are sold in 25kg bags and upwards:

Activated carbon:

Used in the fruit juice, water & air purification, petroleum jelly & refineries.

Binders for pelletization:

Nickel, iron, coal magnesium, chrome & ferrochrome


Used as surfactants in cleaning chemicals to replace NP9

Acid thickener:

Used in thickening sulphuric & hydrochloric acid

Chain lubricant:

Used in conveyor belt lubrication in the food industry

Corrosion inhibitor:

Corrosion inhibitor used in acid cleaning

Glycolic acid:

Used in various industries

Xanthan Gum:

Used as a thickener in food & industrial applications

Caboxymethylcellulose (CMC):

Thickener & used as a depressant in platinum & the detergent industry

Didecyldimethylammonium chloride:



Used in battery manufacturing

Pine Oil:

Used in cleaning & hand cleaners


Industrial cleaning & heavy duty cleaning

Phosphorous Acid:

Used in the agricultural industry

Sorbitan Mono stearate:

Explosives & industrial applications. Also known as Sorbitan.

Poly alkyl glucoside:

Used as a co-surfactant in cleaning applications

Sodium Bromate:

Mining & hair care applications

Flame retardant:

Phosphate based for polyurethane applications

Sodium Chlorate:

Used in mining & paper industries

Mining chemicals:

Copper sulphate, caustic soda, sodium cyanide, borax anhydrous, guar gum, lead nitrate, caboxy methyl cellulose (CMC), frothers, xanthates (collectors), sodium hydrogen sulphide (NASH)

Triethanolamie (TEA)

Used in the detergent industry

Monoethanolamine (MEA)

Used in the detergent & refining industry

Diethanolamine (DEA)

Used in the detergent & refining industry

3 Methoxy propylamine:

Used in water treatment

Aluminium powder:

Silver pigment

Potassium Hydroxide:

Used in the refining & cleaning industries. Solutions also available.


Representing a number of overseas agencies and importing and supplying specialized products in South Africa

Site updated: Friday, December 04, 2015