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Euro Chlor News

Euro Chlor publishes document on consequences of time correlations
08/06/2022

Euro Chlor publishes document on consequences of time correlations

The renewable hydrogen dossier, and more specifically the topic of Renewable Fuels of Non-Biological Origins (RFNBOs), has been the subject of intense debate within various European institutions over the past few months...
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April 2022 Chlorine Production
03/06/2022

April 2022 Chlorine Production

In April, the European chlorine production reached 708,007 tonnes.
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MARCH 2022 CHLORINE PRODUCTION
06/05/2022

MARCH 2022 CHLORINE PRODUCTION

In March, the European chlorine production reached 734,815 tonnes.
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Member News

Vinnolit becomes Westlake Vinnolit
17/05/2022

Vinnolit becomes Westlake Vinnolit

Change effective as of 16 May 2022
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thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers changes name to thyssenkrupp nucera
22/03/2022

thyssenkrupp Uhde Chlorine Engineers changes name to thyssenkrupp nucera

Company is a Joint Venture with Industrie De Nora
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Vynova reduces carbon footprint of Tessenderlo site
16/03/2022

Vynova reduces carbon footprint of Tessenderlo site

Hydrogen-fired steam boilers will have a burner capacity of more than 20 MW and will be able to produce 30 tonnes of steam per hour.
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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

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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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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….

The Chlorine tree
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The Caustic Potash tree

Sector Groups of Interest

chlorinated alkanes
chlorinated solvents
sodium chlorate
Potassium
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