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

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Euro Chlor News

Going for Gold with chlor-alkali chemistry
28/07/2021

Going for Gold with chlor-alkali chemistry

Did you know that chlor-alkali can help with Olympic success?
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May 2021 Chlorine Production
05/07/2021

May 2021 Chlorine Production

In May, the European chlorine production reached 800,970 tonnes.
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April 2021 Chlorine Production
07/06/2021

April 2021 Chlorine Production

In April, the European chlorine production reached 770,661 tonnes.
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Member News

Vynova to build new potassium carbonate manufacturing plant in Tessenderlo
23/07/2021

Vynova to build new potassium carbonate manufacturing plant in Tessenderlo

The new and larger facility will replace the company's existing potassium carbonate plant in Tessenderlo
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Gestioni Industriali Srl (GIG) buys chlor-alkali branch of Ing. Luigi Conti Vecchi SpA
02/07/2021

Gestioni Industriali Srl (GIG) buys chlor-alkali branch of Ing. Luigi Conti Vecchi SpA

ILCV decided to sell a membrane chlorine-soda electrolysis plant and coastal deposit to GIG
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INOVYN publishes Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for chlor-alkali and PVC
24/06/2021

INOVYN publishes Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs) for chlor-alkali and PVC

INOVYN’s EPDs were prepared using industry best practice methodology by the Institute for Energy & Environmental Research Heidelberg.
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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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It’s a Chlorine Thing: Energy Efficiency

It’s a Chlorine Thing: Energy Efficiency

Chlor-alkali chemistry can help us to use energy more efficiently and help Europe meet its Green ambitions.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….

The Chlorine tree
The Caustic Soda tree
The Caustic Potash tree

Sector Groups of Interest

chlorinated alkanes
chlorinated solvents
sodium chlorate
Potassium
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