Information Sheets

These sheets explain in very accessible language subjects that are often of interest to legislators, journalists, teachers etc.

YThe Amazing chlorineou can download the PDF-files, enabling you to print them yourself, depending on your needs.

Member companies can distribute them among their audiences and personnel, teachers can use them in classrooms, and students learn more about chlorine chemistry in these Sheets.

Ten issues are available today, you can find the PDF documents below.

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01-The amazing chlorine universe  - The main application areas of chlorine based chemistry
02-The chlorine tree  - Dozens of useful products in which chlorine chemistry plays a key role
03-Caustic soda  - The many all round applications of caustic soda, but to be handled with care
04-Dioxins  - An overview of the dioxin family - All around, but never made intentionally
05-PCBs  - Oily substances with positive and negative qualities
06-PVC - Polyvinyl chloride  - A versatile and safe plastic material for the modern world
07-DDT - Not the miracle insecticide  - How science taught us that DDT is an insecticide with many capacities, fighting malaria - and with risks
08-Safe water  - The contributions of chlorine to safe and healthy water, world-wide
09 - Chlorine Plants in Europe  - Sites, production technologies and production capacities
11 - The thermodynamics of electrolysis  - Discover how much energy is needed to make chlor-alkali
10-Chlorine chemistry: Contributing to a sustainable future  - Chlorine is the original circular economic substance. More information on historical and current sustainability efforts in the chlor-alkali industry
12 - The costs of electrolysis  - How much does it cost to make chlor-alkali?