Portuguese member to invest in new Spanish chlorine plant


Euro Chlor member company CUF has finalised an agreement with Solvay for the construction of a chlorine, caustic soda, sodium hypochlorite and hydrochloric acid production plant in Torrelavega, Spain.

CUF is investing €55 million to acquire Solvay production units and to build a new membrane-based chlorine production plant. This new plant has an estimated production capacity of 68,000 tons of chlorine and is expected to start up within 24 months.

More information is available here.