Business Description

Business Description

Durable, reliable and efficient! For more than 50 years, Diffutherm has been the partner for toll manufacturing and the production of underbody coatings, adhesives and sealants. With our expertise, state-of-the-art materials and excellent facilities, we lessen the burden on our customers. Our specialists work with the latest techniques – consistently up to date with most recent safety requirements. Our safety policy is our number 1 priority.

Discover Diffutherm

Our modern business premises of  26,000 m2 in Hapert (Noord-Brabant) operates on 5000 m2  production space and 9000 m2 warehouse, delivering to all customer destinations in all kinds of markets. A short overview of Diffutherm’s facilities : 17 mixers, 5 z-blade kneaders, 11 vertical and horizontal mixers, 3 butterfly dissolvers and 4 heatable and coolable mixers. Nonstop operating 30 storage tanks for solvents, 30 mixing and cooling tanks with agitators and 3 ATEX filling machines.

A sound basis making us not only a solution provider of an extensive collection of private label products, but also the ideal partner for toll manufacturing.

SHEQ (safety, health, environment and quality)

Working with chemistry involves risks. We are well aware of that. That is why we at Diffutherm work according to the latest quality and environmental standards. Our experts in operations are continuosly reviewing the premises’ layout for further optimisation, always  striving for the best arrangements possible to mitigate environmental, health and safety risks to a minimum.

Safety always comes first!

  • Diffutherm is certified ISO9001, ISO 14001 and Ecovadis;
  • Difutherm’s greatest asset : Their company people – machines are ergonomic, require less maintenance and are safer for operators;
  • Diffutherm staff members undergoing continuous trainings in safety and safety improvements aware of and compliant with most recent safety requirements;
  • Our R&D department – Diffutherm’s centre of creative masterminds – dedicating themselves every day to products that become friendlier to the environment and to delight our clientele with innovative solutions.

Product Technologies

Difutherm’s  ‘Product Technologies team’ is unceasingly working on further advancement of exisiting products as well as adjustment to the needs of active and potential customers. Safer, better, nicer, faster or more cost- saving: our dynamic team of specialists seizes any opportunity for perfecting – with a close eye on developments in the market –  quality and environment-wise , including a close exchange with customers around product – specific questions to implement customer recipes in our existing infrastructure at its best.

What else do we test & investigate?

  • Corrosion behaviour;
  • Tensile and shear stress measurements;
  • stone chipping and linear tab abrasion;
  • Temperature and weather influences (e.g. UV and salt spray tests).

Testing is done mostly two-channel – continuously and cyclically – whatever suits you as customers most to work towards an even better product/service offering – safety, human beings and the environment always paramount.

R&D (Research and Development)

Diffutherm Research and Development is engaged in the development of coatings, adhesives and sealants for, among others, the automotive aftermarket.

The dynamic team, consisting of chemical science specialists,  conceptualizes in close intersisciplinary cooperation with customers ideas for perfect implementation of customer recipes in Diffutherm’s given infrastructure.

Development and implementation is carried out following customer-oriented questions or on  market development – based in the field of quality and environment.

Analyses are performed continuously and/or  cyclically. Ultimately, analyses and tests aim to achieve the best and most cost- effective possible product/production process within the customers’ requirement profile.