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

July 2021 Chlorine Production
03/09/2021

July 2021 Chlorine Production

In July, the European chlorine production reached 850,820 tonnes.
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FENNA FROM DOW FEATURES AS SECOND 17 CHLOR-ALKALI CAREERS INTERVIEWEE
30/08/2021

FENNA FROM DOW FEATURES AS SECOND 17 CHLOR-ALKALI CAREERS INTERVIEWEE

Having enjoyed chemistry and physics classes and a six-month internship at Dow Stade, she realised she enjoyed the combination of engineering and chemistry,
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June 2021 Chlorine Production
06/08/2021

June 2021 Chlorine Production

In June, the European chlorine production stood at 793,990 tonnes.
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Member News

CABB improves its EcoVadis rating and invests in sustainability
20/09/2021

CABB improves its EcoVadis rating and invests in sustainability

CABB site in Pratteln, Switzerland, awarded EcoVadis gold medal for the third time
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Alain de Krassny negotiates with the Apollo Funds for sale of Kem One Group
16/09/2021

Alain de Krassny negotiates with the Apollo Funds for sale of Kem One Group

Kem One has undergone a transformation since 2014 and an investment programme of more than €500 million
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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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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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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
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The Caustic Potash tree

Sector Groups of Interest

chlorinated alkanes
chlorinated solvents
sodium chlorate
Potassium
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