About Us

Blue Tide Environmental offers sustainable solutions to the lubricants industry. By leveraging the latest in advanced hydroprocessing technology, we re-refine used motor oil (UMO) to consistently produce high-quality paraffinic group II+ base oils at our Baytown, Texas facility. The quality of our base oils is reflected in its industry approvals and provides environmentally friendly alternatives to its customers.


Our purpose is to create a better tomorrow for people and our planet today, by providing high quality re-refined oil-based products with a low carbon footprint.

Our Vision

Our vision is to create a coast-to-coast, vertically integrated UMO collection, supply and recycling network offering top-quality products with engaged, driven employees powering our growth.

Our Core Values


We are a flat, driven organization that believes that sustainable success comes from a clear, unrelenting focus on execution combined with a customer-centric worldview.


We believe that our employees and our customers are the bedrock upon which we build our business and treat all stakeholders with respect.


We strive to meet and exceed the highest ethical standards in our communications and actions with all our stakeholders.

Safety and Environmental Stewardship

We have an obligation to ensure the safety of our employees, customers and the communities in which we operate, which includes the safety and stewardship of the environment.

Partnered for Strategic Growth

In partnership with Tailwater Capital, a growth-oriented Dallas-based private equity firm, we can expeditiously move on opportunities and expand our footprint through both acquisitions and organic growth, across greenfield and brownfield projects.

Dedicated to Our Community

Our team is dedicated to not only serving the communities in which we work,
but also educating ourselves continuously on industry best practices.

Blue Tide proudly supports in the following organizations: