Surface Finishing Products Supplier & Distributor

We are a Complete Surface Finishing Distributor

Serving the following markets:

Metal Finishing and Plating:

  • Electroplating
  • Anodizing
  • Paint, Powder Coating
  • Heat Treating

Printed Circuit Board (PCB) / Printed Wiring Board (PWB) Surface Finishes

Industrial Wastewater Treatment


Committed To Your Needs From Start To Finish

For over 80 years the Hawkins Surface Finishing Group has served the Upper Midwest. We’ve earned a reputation for our quality, technical ability and service to the surface finishing industry.

With Hawkins, you have access to experienced technical sales/service engineers, a fully-equipped service laboratory and the full resources of our staff to handle all of your surface finishing needs.  Our state-of-the-art laboratory is capable of full analytical and troubleshooting procedures for surface finishing including corrosion testing in our salt-fog test cabinet.


Our Surface Finishing Products

  • Chemicals
  • Commodity
  • Metal Salts – dry and liquid
  • Cleaners & Acid Salts
  • Proprietary Plating Additives
  • Electroless Nickel
  • Conversion Coatings
  • Anodizing Dyes & Seals
  • Oils & Rust Preventatives
  • Zinc Flake Coatings
  • Buffing Wheels & Compounds



  • Tanks – Steel, Stainless Steel, Polypropylene
  • Heating & Cooling – Electric Immersion, Steam Coils, Heat Exchangers
  • Cooling Coils, Chillers
  • Filters – In-tank, External
  • Pumps
  • Rectifiers
  • Water Purification – R.O., D.I.
  • Waste Treatment – Filter Press, Sludge Dryers, Clarifiers, etc.
  • Hoists, Automation
  • Engineering
  • Testing Equipment
  • Technical Service
  • Laboratory
  • On-site Troubleshooting

And so much more

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Hawkins is a business-to-business supplier, manufacturer, blender, and distributor of chemicals. We only sell to companies, municipalities, government entities, and not to individuals.

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    Hawkins Is A Complete Supplier And Distributor Of Surface Finishing Products, Chemicals And Equipment.

    Hawkins Carries A Tremendous Amount Of Products For Finishing And Plating And Is Eager To Help You With Your Needs.

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