Brief History

Over 50 years to the fullest with a product range of more than 100 and a production capacity of 50,000 tons…

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1960s

1962

The first bleach and powder detergent
anufactured under the leadership
of Müfit Kanuni and partners.

1963

In 1963, Deteks took the title
of General Partnership.

1966


On December 1st, 1966,
Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş.
was established in Tahtakale.

1967

The company was registered to
Istanbul Chamber of Industry.

1968

The head office was moved
from Tahtakale Prevuayans Han to
Mecidiyeköy Hukukçular Sitesi.

1969

The factory land in Kaynarca
was acquired.
1970s

1973

Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş.
became Sika A.G.’s (Switzerland)
representative in Turkey.

1974

Kağıthane Factory was moved to the new
factory building in Pendik Kaynarca.

 

1976

Platan Plastik Profil ve Boru Sanayi A.Ş. got involved
within the body of Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş.
1980s

1981

On January 31, 1981,
Sika Deteks Yapı Endüstri ve Ticaret A.Ş.,
subordinate to Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş.,
was established.

1983

The majority shares of
Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş. were acquired
by Erksan Kimya Sanayi ve Ticaret Kontuarı A.Ş.
1990s

1993

On March 11, 1993, Responsible Care –
Trilateral Responsibility Document was signed.

Hydro Deteks Su Şartlandırma Kimyasalları ve
Ekipmanları Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş., subordinate to
Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş., was established.

1994

The shares of 50% in Rotta Deteks Kimya Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. were sold to Rotta GmbH.

1995

1999

The shares of 50% in Sika Deteks Yapı Kimyasalları A.Ş.
were sold to Sika Finanz A.G.
2000s

2001

Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş. Tuzla Leather Organised Zone land was acquired and new factory project studies were initiated.

2006

The group constitution was written. The shareholders’ agreement and
the articles of association of Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş. were revised accordingly.
2010s

2011

Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş. ranked 98th among Turkish companies in export figures on soap and washing preparations.

2012

The brands of Dekon and Gard were acquired.
The company ranked 67th among Turkish companies
by export figures on cleaning products.

2015

Deteks Kimya Sanayi A.Ş.
ranked 95th among Turkish companies
by export figures on organic chemicals.
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