THe dehon group

The Dehon Group

A pioneer in specialty chemicals

The DEHON Group, a family-owned company, has since 1874 been a specialist in cooling fluids for refrigeration and air-conditioning businesses. The development of this activity naturally led it to promote additional products in other markers. Over the years, it has become a leader in specialty chemicals:


• Products for high technology (precision cleaning for aeronautics, medical, jewelery, watch industry…)

• Products for electronics (board assembly)

• Refrigerant gases

• Propellant gases for sprays

• Synthetic intermediate products

• Car products, technical fluids (coolants, screen wash and car care products)



The DEHON Group has won the trust of the world-leading producers with whom it has established partnership agreements in many fields of application, such as automotive, optics, aerospace, electronics, and medical. Its commitment of sustainable development led it to develop the recovery and recycling of its products.



the group management


Present in more than 40 countries (Europe, America, and Asia) with about 550 people, the group is composed of business subsidiaries:

Inventec Preformance Chemicals: innovative chemical solutions for high tech industries.

Climalife: refrigeration, air conditioning and heat transfer.

SMB Auto: car care products (coolants, screen wash and polish fluids).

Soderec International: diluted or blended acids (HF and other).

and a technical structure (CREALIS and its sister companies) in charge of industrial and logistic processes.




500 Main Street, Suite 18,
PO Box 989, Deep River, CT 06417
Tel: 860-526-8300
Fax: 860-526-8243
Guadalajara, Jalisco C.P. 44890
Tel : +52 33 3838 8866
Fax : +52 33 3838 8867