Antiscalants and antifoams are essentials for the operation of desalinations plants and maintaining a secured and uninterrupted supply of these products are among the elements to be considered when water security is of concern. SSCI contributes in Saudi Arabia and other GCC and Arab countries water security through the company manufacturing facilities in Jeddah and Dammam which help eliminate the risks of importing antiscalants and antifoams from abroad.

SSCI is the only company in the middle east that manufactures thermal desalination plants antiscalants and antifoams using Saudi locally produced raw materials. All GCC desalination plants are only a few hundred kilometers/ few hours away from SSCI’s manufacturing plants in Jeddah and Dammam. This unique advantage ensures steady and immediate supply of any quantities avoiding the inconveniences associated with importing the same from abroad, it also eliminate the need for large storage requirements at customers plants. In addition SSCI is the only company in the world that can offer the full range of approved specialty chemicals used in thermal desalination as listed below table. SSCI extensive range of advanced technology thermal desalination chemicals have been developed to significantly improve the management of the problems commonly associated with water desalination by  MSF and MED.

SSCI Thermal Desalination Products Portfolio





Polycarboxylic acid based polymers

Antiscalnt for MSF/MED desalination plants


Non-silicone antifoams

Antifoam for MSF/MED desalination


Oxygen scavengers of different chemistries

Oxygen Scavengers for boilers


Acid inhibitors

Inhibitor for MSFS/MED acid cleaning


Ion Exchange Resin - Cation

Deionization of boiler feed water


Ion Exchange Resin - Anion

Deionization of boiler feed water



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