Household Industrial and Institutional Cleaning Chemicals

We are proud that we’ve been able to provide household industrial and institutional (H I & I) cleaning chemicals to manufacturers all over the Upper Midwest.

With our portfolio of materials offered, TLC supplies key chemicals to those in the industry that manufacture soaps, detergents, acid & caustic based cleaners as well as hard-surface cleaners and disinfectants.

Working with our chemical suppliers we are able to solve your toughest formulation challenges as well. With an ever increasing demand for more environmentallyfriendlycleaners, this created challenges for manufacturers to produce quality alternative products; we are happy to and able to help you develop these formulas.

Some of our key HI & I suppliers include


  • Dissolvine ChelatingAgents

General Chemicals (now Chemtrade Chemicals)

  • Sodium Nitrite

ICL Performance Products

  • Phosphates
  • Phosphoric Acid


  • Sodium Nitrate
  • Potassium Nitrate

Natural Soda

  • Sodium Bicarbonate

Ivanhoe Industries

  • Defoamers / Anti-foams

TLC Ingredients is committed to continuous improvement in the chemical distribution industry’s responsible management of chemicals. We pledge to manage our business and ethical performance according to NACD’s Guiding Principles of Responsible Distribution.

We invite you to get in touch with us so we can talk about your household industrial and institutional cleaning chemical needs. Give us a call @ 815/723-9900 or use our contact us form.

Solutions for the Meat / Poultry Processing and Seasoning Industry

There are all kinds of concerns the meat processing and seasoning industry must contend with on a daily basis. Your supply chain should not be one of them.

TLC Ingredients has partnered with the top food ingredient manufacturers to aid food processing companies with formulating the best possible products to meet their Customers’ demands.

Customers making processed meats (such as sausages, bacon or lunch meat), seasoning blends, hams and other whole muscle meat and poultry products, count on TLC Ingredients to responsibly and responsively supply their food ingredients needs.

Some of our key food grade chemical and ingredient suppliers include:

Hawkins Food Ingredient Group

  • Lactates
  • Phosphates


  • Phosphates
  • Phosphoric Acid

G S Dunn, Ltd.

  • Mustard, Ground
  • Mustard Flour
  • Mustard Seed
  • Mustard, Deactivated

Archer Daniels Midland Company (AMD)

  • Citric Acid
  • Lactic Acid
  • Glycerine
  • Propylene Glycol
  • Corn Sweeteners

ICL Performance Products

  • Phosphates
  • Phosphoric Acid

As your food ingredient distributor, you won’t have to worry about our commitment to food safety, when we are part of your supply chain. We are completely compliant with the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA), as well as maintain an outstanding score during our AIB annual food safety audit.

We invite you to get in touch with us so we can talk about your meat processing ingredient needs. Give us a call @ 815/723-9900 or use our contact us form.