Technology Conference and Exhibition – May 2020

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safe chlor-alkali industry for Europe

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Supporting a sustainable
chlor-alkali industry for Europe

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Supporting a successful chlor-alkali industry for Europe

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Euro Chlor News

Three new technical guidelines produced and 13 updated over past year
12/08/2019

Three new technical guidelines produced and 13 updated over past year

Euro Chlor’s General Technical Committee (GTC), Safety & Transport (GEST) and Equipment Working Groups have updated 13 technical recommendations and published three new documents
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June 2019 Chlorine Production
06/08/2019

June 2019 Chlorine Production

In June 2019, the European chlorine production reached 752,630 tonnes.
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Euro Chlor 2019 member capacity data now available
31/07/2019

Euro Chlor 2019 member capacity data now available

More in-depth data to be published soon in Chlor-Alkali Industry Review 2018/2019
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Member News

Cefic Director General Marco Mensink visits Bondalti
26/07/2019

Cefic Director General Marco Mensink visits Bondalti

Round table discussion on “Disruptive Innovation” with two other external experts.
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Energy

Energy is essential for the Chlor-Alkali industry

Uses and Innovations

Discover the thousands of applications of chlor-alkali

Safety First

Read more on best practices in safety, environment and health

17 successes

Meet some of the Europeans, whose success at work is all thanks to chlor-alkali chemistry…

01. The Animal Carer

Hypochlorite and other chlor-alkali chemicals help keep animal sanctuaries clean and their inhabitants healthy....read more

02. The Architect

Building the future with chlor-alkali chemistry....read more

03. The Dentist

Dentists use chlorine things to give us beautiful and healthy smiles....read more

04. The Dry-Cleaner

Chlorinated solvents are essential for dry-cleaners....read more

05. The Energy Expert

Powering Europe using chlor-alkali chemistry....read more

06. The Farmer

Using chlorine things to keep us all well fed....read more

07. The Firefighter

Heat, smoke, fire and water are no match for chlor-alkali chemistry....read more

08. The Hotelier

Hoteliers rely on polyurethane to give us a good night's sleep....read more

09. The IT Expert

From cables to microchips, chlorine things help keep us online....read more

10. The Mechanic

For safe, comfortable and reliable driving, use chlorine things!...read more

11. The Packager

Wrapping things up with chlor-alkali chemistry....read more

12. The Pharmacist

Chlor-alkali chemistry is used in the manufacture of 88% of all major medicines....read more

13. The Plumber

For clean drinking water and a nice warm bath, use chlorine things!...read more

14. The Police Officer

Polycarbonate face shields and Kevlar® body armour are chlorine things....read more

15. The Pool Attendant

Chlorine things like hypochlorite help keep our swimming pools and spas clean and germ-free....read more

16. The Surgeon

Surgeons rely on chlor-alkali chemistry to help repair our bodies....read more

17. The Window Seller

Keeping our homes warm and dry with chlor-alkali chemistry....read more

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The 17 Successes

The 17 Successes

17 Europeans whose success at work is all thanks to chlor-alkali chemistry...See the video

About Chlor-Alkali

Learn more about chlor-alkali, what makes it unique, the products, where it comes from and how it is made?

The element chlorine (Cl) is one of the 92 natural elements found on our planet. Have you ever heard of ‘Mendeleev’s Table’? Well, officially this table is called Periodic Table of the Elements. It shows all today’s known chemical elements. As such, you’ll find chlorine in the 17th column of this famous Table. Chlorine gas was first isolated in 1774 by the Swedish-German chemist, C. W. Scheele….

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