Euro Chlor Mid Century Strategy for a sustainable chlor-alkali industry

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Euro Chlor Safety and Technology Conference, Warsaw, 03-05 May 2022

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Euro Chlor News

December 2020 chlorine and caustic production
04/02/2021

December 2020 chlorine and caustic production

The December 2020 European chlorine production stood at 807,437 tonnes
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New brochure on chloroalkane contributions to Europe’s future
02/02/2021

New brochure on chloroalkane contributions to Europe’s future

Chloroalkane Product Group raising awareness of their versatile chemistry
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11th Euro Chlor International Chlorine Technology Conference and Exhibition postponed
28/01/2021

11th Euro Chlor International Chlorine Technology Conference and Exhibition postponed

Online conference to be held on originally planned dates of 4-6 May 2021.
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Member News

Vinnolit to offer green caustic soda with reduced CO2 footprint
25/02/2021

Vinnolit to offer green caustic soda with reduced CO2 footprint

Caustic soda utilising renewable energy Guarantees of Origin (GOs)
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Covestro’s chlorine production in Uerdingen expanded
24/02/2021

Covestro’s chlorine production in Uerdingen expanded

Expansion of production capacity by 52,000 tons per year 
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Ercros obtains distinction in EcoVadis rating
22/02/2021

Ercros obtains distinction in EcoVadis rating

Ercros has obtained 81 points out of a possible 100 in EcoVadis business sustainability rating
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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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Euro Chlor Mid-Century Strategy (MCS)

Euro Chlor Mid-Century Strategy (MCS)

Helping to build a safe, competitive and green chlor-alkali industry for Europe in 2050See 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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