About Us

Hawkins Overview Video

Ready To Help With Your Chemical Needs

Hawkins is a formulator, manufacturer, blender, distributor, and sales agent for thousands of industrial chemicals and reagent grade laboratory chemicals sold to municipalities and businesses throughout the United States.

Thousands of water treatment facilities, manufacturers, food and dairy producers, research labs and many other organizations depend on Hawkins for the chemical products they need. These products range from potassium carbonate to chlorine to FCC grade citrates and phosphates.

Our Mission:

To supply quality products and innovative solutions with exceptional service.

Our Customer Promise:

We will respond quickly to changing customer needs with a focus on safety, technical expertise, and responsible care of the environment and of our community.

Our Core Values

Teamwork:  We value passionate, inquisitive employees who have fun and value winning as a team.

Responsibility: We will not compromise on safety, quality, our obligations to our communities or protection of the environment.

Relationships:  We cultivate trusted relationships with suppliers, customers and employees, focusing on the long-term.

Action-Oriented: We will be nimble and value action over words.

Customer Focus: We are dedicated to the highest level of customer service.

Courage: We will speak the truth and encourage candor to drive improvement and innovation.


Hawkins operates a fleet of trucks, trailers, tankers and tractors from our extensive warehouse facilities. The Hawkins delivery network, including our branch facilities, allows us to respond to special needs and requirements of our customers throughout our large delivery area.


From the moment we make contact with a customer or potential customer, we work to provide the best service possible–whether it’s arranging for a holiday delivery, making arrangements for unusual products, or simply just delivering on time, every time. The proof? Many of our customers have been with Hawkins for more than 20 years.

Geographic Range

Hawkins is headquartered in Roseville, Minnesota. Our facilities located throughout the United States receive, store, distribute and, in some cases, manufacture products.

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industrial chemicals



pharmaceutical chemicals


surface-finishing chemicals