Creating Affordable Chemicals & Equipment for Labs & Testing Sites 

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Manufacturer and Supplier of Specialty Chemicals

Hempstead Halide is a manufacturer and supplier of specialty chemical products, including finished compounds, fine chemicals and intermediaries, and equipment for the life sciences, robotics and aeronautics industries.  We manufacture a range of clearing agents, washes, dyes, fixatives, desiccants, immersion oils, mounting mediums and sealants for entomology, zoology, botany, histology, oncology, medical testing, public health and optical microscopy generally.  We also supply a range of fine chemicals and intermediaries with multiple applications in the laboratory sciences, agriculture, healthcare and related industries. At Hempstead Halide, we understand the extreme importance of maintaining participant safety and result authenticity that must be met every time without compromise.

We manufacture a range of unique laboratory equipment, marketed under our CAVENDISH™ brand, including precision sectioning slicers, laboratory-scale gas generators, mixing machines, filtration machines, overhead stirrers, powder crushers, conveyors and driers.  Our ROBODYNE™ division supplies purpose built actuators, solenoids, motors, pumps, sensors, circuit boards and optics for industrial robotics.  Our energetic materials division developes propellants, chemical binders and burn-rate modifiers.

Hempstead Halide professionals have been creating and manufacturing precision products for more than 20 years. We are based in Galveston, Texas, with production facilities in the US and Europe

Tools & Chemicals

Testing Supplies and Expert Advice

From lab machines to clearing washes, our laboratory supply company has everything you need to perform successful experiments. We make it possible for you to conduct your laboratory tests using the proper tools and to preserve your microscopy specimens with the right chemicals. We provide these and apparatuses to customers in North America, Europe, and Asia. Everything is packed in lab-size proportions for safety and convenience, and we ship them to institutions of all natures and sizes. We help hospitals, testing centers, and universities to complete their research, testing, documentation, and more. Your scientific success is as important to us as it is to you.

You are welcome to consult with our laboratory supply company whenever you need assistance. Our experts provide some of the best specialty products for every need and have assisted professionals in a variety of different roles. Our business is proud to be made of science lovers who enjoy helping other science lovers from all over the world. Some of the working professionals we have assisted include:

·         Botanists
·         Entomologists
·         Public Health Specialists
·         Medical Department Managers
·         Purchasing Agents for Government Agencies
·         Lab Technicians

Purchase the right specialty chemicals & precision tools
for your histology or entomology research facility from our company.

Your Life Science Work Deserves Top-Quality Equipment

Every chemical in an experiment must be handled carefully, and test tubes have the task of safely containing all sorts of substances, not all of which are safe.  You wouldn’t want to entrust these important supply needs to inexperienced hands. Our company has been developing these products for more than 2 decades and understands the durability that’s required. Proper scientific research is what makes progress possible, and that can only happen with top-of-the-line supplies. Investing in our products now can pay off for a long time later. We believe your research should be conducted using the best equipment.

Offering a Reliable Hoyer’s Mounting Medium

Our stock of testing supplies includes a Hoyer’s mounting medium, which you can use to create permanent mounts of everything from insects and tissue samples to chromosome squashes. There’s little risk of use, and you’re sure to use it for a long time since it doesn’t crystalize or yellow. Ask us about this solution, and we’ll be happy to send it to you in laboratory-scale quantities.


Thank you for your interest. For questions or comments, please use the information listed here. We look forward to hearing from you soon.

(+1)(409) 572-2505 (Galveston Office)
(+1)(409) 572-2506 (Fax)
(+44) (0)1223-653178 (Cambs UK Office)

Hours of Operation
Monday–Friday, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. CST

North America
Heidenheimer-Marine Building
P.O. Box 2630
Galveston, TX 77550

Leda House
20 Station Road
Cambridge CB1 2JD
Great Britain

Cambridgeshire Production Facility
Wireless Station Park
Royton SG8 5JH
Great Britain

Service Area
North America, Europe, and Asia