Hawkins manufactures a high purity, liquid sodium formate for use in a variety of industries including deicing, forage preservation, and the oil industry. Sodium formate solutions can be formulated to the required density as requested by the customer.
The maximum solubility is 40% at ambient temperature. Sodium formate solutions reduce problems associated with precipitate formation that may occur when using calcium based fluids in wells with high free carbonate, bicarbonate or sulfate concentrations.
|Sodium Formate (NaOOH)||40% by weight min.|
|Chlorides (as Cl)||< 50 ppm|
|Total Heavy metals (as Pb – lead)||< 2 ppm|
|pH (1% solution)||7-10|
|Specific Gravity (20 C)||1.27|
|Crystallization Temp||~ 20(o F)|
Since 1938, Hawkins has been synonymous with advanced chemical solutions and service. Everything we do – from how we distribute bulk industrial chemicals to how we manufacture and package specialty blends — sets the industry standard for excellence. Our Oil Field Chemicals Group is a world-class supplier, blender, distributor, and warehousing agent for a continually expanding line of specialty chemicals. Our chemical expertise is supported with the industry's most committed service program, centered around understanding your specific needs and strategizing custom solutions that make a difference in the field. Please call to discuss how Hawkins customization can enhance your business